International Conference on the Global Financial Crisis (ICGFC 2009)

Venue: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 04, 2009 End Date/Time: Jun 06, 2009
Registration Date: Jun 05, 2009
Early Registration Date: May 15, 2009
Paper Submission Date: May 20, 2009
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International Conference on the Global Financial Crisis
(ICGFC 2009)

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
June 4-6, 2009

Call for Papers

The aim of the International Conference on the Global Financial Crisis (ICGFC 2009) is to provide a forum for academic discussion on the global financial crisis. The current global financial crisis, which started in the United States, has spread to all countries of the world, emphasizing the need for a more secure and sustainable economic order. This conference seeks to undertake a comprehensive review of the international financial system and to suggest steps that can be taken to bring about economic stability. The conference will welcome submissions from scholars, financial experts, policy makers, and other practitioners. Participants will be able to enjoy shows, attractions, activities, and tours available in the city.

# The following topics can be covered in your submission and presentation: Causes and Solutions of the Global Financial Crisis
# Global Repercussions of the Financial Crisis
# Fundamental Defects of the Free Market System
# The Impact of the Financial Crisis on Developing Countries
# Accounting & Financial Regulations
# The US Domestic Financial System and the Need for Reform
# Government and/or Private Sector Response to the Financial Crisis
# Any other related topic

Instructions for submission of papers:

# Please note that your submission is not limited to the above-mentioned topics and cross-disciplinary works are highly encouraged.
# The deadline for submitting papers is April 31, 2009 and early submissions are welcomed.
# Notification of acceptance of paper along with comments will be on or before May 10, 2009.
# Final papers expected by May 20, 2009 for inclusion in the Conference Proceedings.
# All papers should be submitted by email to Dr. Jude D. Edwards, Director of Conferences at IRGB. The email address is

Who should attend?

The conference, aimed at a range of academics, financial experts, researchers, public officials, graduate students, and other stakeholders, will bring together an international interdisciplinary audience in order to explore the topics.


4505 S. Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas
United States

Additional Information

Conference Registration Early-Bird Registration (Until May 15, 2009): $195.00 Students (Until May 15, 2009): $95.00 After May 15, 2009 (Everyone): $295.00 One must register in order to present at the conference. Register online at: One can also register by making a check to: Institute for Research on Global Business (IRGB) 6957 Olde Creek Road, Ste. 2300 Rockford, IL 61114 United States of America Publications The conference provides two publication outlets: 1. The Review of Accounting, Finance, and Economics (RAFE) 2. ICGFC 2009 Proceedings Venue University of Nevada Las Vegas 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy Las Vegas, NV 89154 Phone: 702-895-5692; Fax: 702-895-1609 For more information about the conference center, visit: Accommodation Discounted accommodation is available at the UNLV Campus at a special conference rate of $25/person (double room) and $45/person (single room). For alternative accommodations availability, rates and reservations, or the most up-to-date information on shows, attractions, activities, tours and more, call: LVCVA Reservation and Information Call Center 1-877-VISIT LV (847-4858) Guidelines for Submission of Papers All papers must be submitted in the APA format. For more information on the APA style, visit (Please share this announcement with your colleagues who might be interested)