Department of Economics

Lund University School of Economics and Management



Call for Papers: KWC/SNEE

Conference on Sustainable Finance

September 29-30 2022 LUND


Date and Place:

• Lund, Sweden 
• Thursday-Friday, 29-30 September, 2022



  Knut Wicksell Centre for Financial Studies, Lund University 
• Swedish Network for European Studies in Economics (SNEE) 


Keynote Speaker: Stefano Battiston, University of Zurich

Background :

Preventing climate change is one of the largest global challenges requiring extensive actions by both firms 
and policy makers. This will also require a substantial transformation of flows intermediated by the 
financial sector. Recent years have seen a rapid rise in the extent to which the financial industry evaluates 
assets on environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria. Yet, it is far from clear whether this 
mediates financial flows adequately and into the right channels. Moreover, global warming will impose 
novel challenges for financial actors and the interplay between regulators, investors, and corporate 
management. The KWC/SNEE Conference on Sustainable Finance aims to provide insights into these 
and other fundamental issues. The organizers welcome submissions on all aspects on sustainable finance, 
including but not limited to: 


Call for Papers_sustfin22.pdf