Keynote by Manju Puri at Conference on Credit Risk over the Business Cycle

RFS Editor Manju Puri will be giving the keynote address at the conference on “Credit Risk over the Business Cycle,” jointly organized by the Deutsche Bundesbank, Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC), and the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). The conference will be held virtually from September 27-28, 2021, with Professor Puri’s speech on September 28. For additional information, please visit the conference website.


Impact Factor

We are pleased to share that the RFS impact factor for 2019 has risen to 5.838 and the 5-year Impact Factor has risen to 9.358 (Clarivate, 2020). These results continue to be among the top ones in the field. OUP has granted temporary free access to some of RFS’s most cited papers.

Editorial Team Changes

We are pleased to share that Itay Goldstein has been renewed for another 3-year term as Executive Editor and Ralph Koijen has been renewed for a second term as an editor.

We are grateful to our retiring associate editors:

Dimitris Papanikolaou
Kenneth Ahern
Zhi Da
Vyacheslav Fos
Kai Li
Nadya Malenko
Veronika Pool
Alexi Savov
Michela Verardo

and welcome our incoming associate editors:

Jaroslav Borovicka (New York University)
Laurent Fresard (University of Lugano)
Cary Frydman (University of Southern California)
Andreas Fuster (EPFL)
Chotibhak Jotikasthira (Southern Methodist University)
Zacharias Sautner (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)
Merih Sevilir (Indiana University)
Andrea Vedolin (Boston University)
Dacheng Xiu (University of Chicago).