Call for Paper and Sessions

Registration: January 31, 2019 –July 1, 2019

Please make sure you register for the conference and pay the registration fee before July 1, 2019.

Call for sessions: January 15, 2019 – February 28,2019

You are welcome to submit special session proposals to The proposal should include a title and brief description of the theme with up to 250 words. The special session will have at most 5 speakers and last for 100 minutes. The deadline for submission of session proposal is February 28, 2019.

Call for abstracts: January 15, 2019 – April 30,2019

You are welcome to submit an abstract via the conference website

Conference themes will include (but will not be limited to) the following:

  • The causes, mechanisms and consequences of financialization, and their spatiality
  • Financial instability and crises in space and time
  • Geographies of fintech and internet finance
  • Geo-politics and political geography of finance
  • International financial centers
  • Global financial networks
  • Infrastructure finance
  • Financing the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)
  • Offshore financial centers and tax havens
  • Sustainable finance
  • Financial inclusion and exclusion
  • Finance, innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Geographies of debt
  • Microfinance and development
  • The finance–real estate nexus
  • Financial and business services complex
  • Geography of financial markets (bank, venture capital and et al.)