Call for papers: 2nd SAFE Market Microstructure Conference

The conference will be held on 20/21 August 2018 in Frankfurt. Papers can be submitted until 15 March 2018.

The Research Center SAFE at Goethe University Frankfurt is organizing and hosting the second SAFE Market Microstructure Conference to stimulate the discussion on current developments in the field. The two-day conference will be held on the 20 and 21 of August 2018 on the Campus Westend, Goethe University Frankfurt. Papers in all areas of financial market microstructure are invited.

Paper Submission Procedure
Please submit an electronic version of the paper (PDF format) no later than 15 March 2018 to

Paper Selection Process
Preference will be given to recent papers that have not yet been presented or scheduled to be presented at major conferences. The selection of papers will be finalized by 15 April 2018. For any additional questions, please contact

We have limited funding available to reimburse travel costs for presenters.

Peter Gomber, Goethe University Frankfurt
Satchit Sagade, SAFE and Goethe University Frankfurt
Erik Theissen, University of Mannheim
Christian Westheide, SAFE and University of Mannheim

Program Committee
Jonathan Brogaard, University of Washington
Sabrina Buti, Paris Dauphine University
Jean-Edouard Colliard, HEC Paris
Hans Degryse, KU Leuven
Thierry Foucault, HEC Paris
Peter Gomber, University of Frankfurt
Terrence Hendershott, University of California, Berkeley
Peter Hoffmann, European Central Bank
Albert Menkveld, VU University, Amsterdam
Richard Payne, Cass Business School
Loriana Pelizzon, SAFE and Goethe University Frankfurt
Talis Putnins, University of Technology, Sydney
Ryan Riordan, Queen’s University
Andriy Shkilko, Wilfrid Laurier University
Elvira Sojli, University of New South Wales
Erik Theissen, University of Mannheim