The registration for the Finance and Economics Conference 2015 will commence on 14th September 2015 instead of 31st August (as communicated earlier). The details and the formalities regarding the same will be uploaded shortly.

About IMI-Kolkata

Established in 1981, in collaboration with IMI Geneva (now IMD, Lausanne), with a campus in New Delhi, the International Management Institute (IMI) was India’s first corporate sponsored business school. IMI Delhi, has been among the leading B-schools in India In 2010, two more campuses came up in Kolkata and Bhubaneswar to enable bright young minds gain access to the world-class IMI management pedagogy. IMI-Kolkata offers 2-year full time AICTE approved PGDM programme.

About the Conference

The conference aims to provide an opportunity for academicians and practitioners to present, debate and discuss contemporary issues in the field of Economics and Finance.

International Management Institute (IMI) Kolkata invites research papers from research scholars, academicians, practitioners from public and private sector enterprises, regulators, policymakers and researchers having interest in Finance and/or Economics. Papers should be original and should not be under consideration in any other conference or journal. Papers may be theoretical or empirical addressing issues related to the topics mentioned below.

Conference Topics

Papers are invited on the following topics (indicative, but not limited to):

Asset Pricing, Market Volatility, Financial Innovation, Capital Structure & Dividend Policy, IFRS & Financial Reporting, Investment Management, Financial Risk Management, Applied Financial Econometrics, Value Based Management, Corporate Restructuring, Project & Infrastructure Finance, Corporate Governance, Capital Markets, Earnings Management, Financing of Firms in Emerging Economy, Areas of Corporate Finance.

Development Economics: Theory & Empirics, International Trade, Trade in Services, Role of Regional Co-operation, Inclusive Growth, Emerging Economies: Issues & Challenges, Economic Development & Environmental Issues, Energy Studies, Public Policy, Financial Economics, Financial Markets, Financial Institutions, Banking, Financial Inclusion, Financial Crisis & Stability.

Some selected papers, subject to further review, will be published in the much acclaimed journal Global Business Review, a Sage Publication.

Important Dates:

Deadline for Full Paper Submission: August 31, 2015

Intimation of acceptance: September 30, 2015

Date of Registration: August 31-November 15, 2015

Please submit original, full papers only (in Adobe pdf or MS Word) at [email protected].


The authors should register for the conference within the specified date. Others interested to attend the conference also need to register.

Bank Details for Registration

Please note the following bank details for payments. Payments can be made through RTGS / NEFT transfers. After making the payment Click here to download the registration form. Fill up the same and send it to [email protected] to complete the registration process. Payment without the submission of the form will not be considered.

Bank Name : Yes Bank
Branch Name : Stephen House, Kolkata-700001
Branch Code : 190
Account Name : International Management Institute Kolkata
Account No : 0190946 00000638
Account Type : Savings Account
IFS Code : YESB0000190
MICR Code : 700532004
BSR Code : 0410003
Swift Code : YESBINBB

The registration fees (incl. Service Tax) applicable to different categories are as under:

For participants from India:

Academicians: INR 4000

Students/Research Scholars: INR 2000

Practitioners from Industry/Corporates: INR 6000

For overseas participants: USD 200

The registration fee includes conference kit, light refreshments and lunch for two days of the conference and conference dinner on the first day.


Participants are required to make their own arrangements for accommodation. Limited accommodation on the campus may be provided on request subject to availability. The charges for the same are INR 1800 + Service Tax for single occupancy AC room per person per night .For Non AC single occupancy room
(not with attached bath), the charge is INR 800 + Service Tax per person per night.

Contact us

Send your queries, if any, to Ms. Rajashri Chatterjee, Conference Co-ordinator, at [email protected] or call 033-66529664.

International Management Institute Kolkata
2/4C, Judges Court road, Alipore, Kolkata-700027
Telephone: +91 3366529645, Telefax: +91 3366529618