Sign up: FRIC'21 Conference on Financial Frictions

The eighth FRIC conference will take place online and at Hotel Scandic Falkoner on August 20, 2021. Sign up before August 4 to participate in this exciting event.


Copenhagen Business School hosts the eighth international conference on financial frictions in collaboration with the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), the Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC) and the Department of Finance at Copenhagen Business School.

Due to the current Covid-19 situation, the FRIC’21 Conference on Financial Frictions will be hosted as a ‘hybrid conference’, where you have the option of participating physically on-site at the venue at Scandic Falconer, or you can participate virtually by streaming the event live on your computer.

The conference will take place at Hotel Scandic Falkoner and online on August 20, 2021.

Register here: 

Confirmed Keynote
Andrei Shleifer, Harvard University

Confirmed Speakers
Bo Becker, Stockholm School of Economics
Ian Dew-Becker, Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management
Wenxin Du, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Terrence Hendershott, University of California, Berkeley

Confirmed Discussants
Jens Dick-Nielsen, Copenhagen Business School
Christian Heyerdahl Larsen, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business
Niels Joachim Gormsen, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Burton Hollifield, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business

The conference is organized by the organizing committee: Peter Feldhütter, David Lando, and Lasse Heje Pedersen.

You can already now register here:



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