Fifth PKU-NUS Annual International Conference on Quantitative Finance and Economics

16 - 17 May 2020
NUS (Suzhou) Research Institute
Suzhou, China

This international conference aims to provide a platform for researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to enhance their quantitative finance techniques, explore the latest investment strategies and manage the fundamental regulatory changes in the financial sector.


The scientific programme will follow the format of an academic conference. It consists of submitted papers on the theme of quantitative finance and economics which are reviewed and selected by an international panel of experts. Topics of interest include:

  • Actuarial science
  • Algorithmic trading
  • Computational finance
  • Financial modelling
  • Governance
  • Liquidity and credit risk
  • Portfolio selection
  • Macroeconomics
  • Mathematical Economics
  • Mean field game theory
  • Microeconomics
  • Monetary economics

Keynote Speaker

  • Professor Asher Wolinsky
    Gordon Fulcher Professor of Economics, Northwestern University
    Fellow, Econometric Society
    Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    Fellow, Society for Advancement of Economic Theory
    Fellow, Game Theory Society

Plenary Speakers

Paper Submission

Submissions may be made via the conference website. If you have any queries, please contact Ms Sinta Yowendra. The submission deadline is 31 March 2020. The authors will be notified of the review committee's decision by 10 April 2020.
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Organising Committee

  • Yi-Chun CHEN (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • Xue CHENG (Peking University, China)
  • Chenxu LI (Peking University, China)
  • Ting REN (Peking University HSBC Business School, China)
  • Jiao SHI (Peking University HSBC Business School, China)
  • Pengfei WANG (Peking University HSBC Business School, China)

Scientific Committee

  • Chia-Shang J. CHU (Peking University HSBC Business School, China)
  • Wen HAI (Peking University HSBC Business School, China)
  • Liutang GONG (Peking University, China)
  • Thomas J. SARGENT (Peking University HSBC Business School, China)
  • Yeneng SUN (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • Jingping YANG (Peking University, China)
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Admission is free but all participants must be registered for the conference.



All participants are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements.
Conference attendees can enjoy a special group rate at Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou. Kindly book your reservation as soon as possible to guarantee a room at the special rate.

Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou
299 Qiyue Street
Suzhou Industrial Park, Jiangsu 215123, China

For reservation, kindly contact Ms Gao Xiao at +86 15050176623 or

Contact Us

For all enquiries, please contact Ms Sinta Yowendra at , +65 6516 7127