Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA) is published eight times a year (February, March, May, June, August, September, November, and December) by the Michael G. Foster School of Business at the University of Washington in cooperation with the Arizona State University W. P. Carey School of Business, Purdue University Krannert School of Management, and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School.

The JFQA publishes theoretical and empirical research in financial economics. Topics include corporate finance, investments, capital and security markets, and quantitative methods of particular relevance to financial researchers.

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as of 9/30/2020

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The JFQA welcomes Thierry Foucault as a Managing Editor

We are pleased to announce that Thierry Foucault, HEC Foundation Chaired Professor of Finance at HEC Paris, has accepted our invitation to join us as one of the Managing Editors of the JFQA, effective September 1, 2021.

 As a prolific and highly-cited scholar, Thierry is extremely well-qualified for this role.  In addition to his distinguished record of scholarship, he has served on the scientific committee ​​of the Research Foundation of the Banque de France, The French Financial Markets Authority, the Norwegian Finance Initiative, the Group of Economic Advisors of the Committee of Economic and Markets Analysis of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), and is a former member the executive committee of the European Finance Association (EFA).  He is currently an Associate Editor at the Journal of Finance and is former Editor of the Review of Asset Pricing Studies.

We are excited to have Thierry bring his expertise and broad scholarship to the JFQA.

Submit manuscripts online through JFQA's Editorial Manager site