International Finance

A Panel on “International Finance
as part of the 15th Annual International Conference on Finance
3-6 July 2017, Athens, Greece
Sponsored by the Athens Journal of Business & Economics

The Finance Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes a Panel on “International Finance”, 3-6 July, 2017 as part of the 15thAnnual International Conference on Finance, 3-6 July 2017, Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of Business & Economics.

International finance plays an important role in globalized economy with its instruments, participants, markets and regulations. Special role is played by financial institutions. There is no denying the fact, that effective banking strategy depends on accurate assessment of  common problems and a search for mutual solutions to increase quality of life and to meet new challenges for sustainable development. Fast liberation of financial-economic relations leads sometimes to decline in economic developments and requires effective risk management. To find the way in turbulence is the main task for public institutions, that has to use different vehicles, intergovernmental monetary and fiscal measures including. Important role in international financing is played by intergovernmental support of economic entities, which helps to find optimal solution for financial relations and technology transfers. Fruitful cooperation depends on harmonization of the main principles of cooperation and is linked with the provision the consumers with high quality of services for the reasonable price. Actual priority is the development of economic relations with historic and geographical partners, based on reasonable consideration of other world. These are the main topics for contemporary international finance to be discussed within the panel. You may participate as presenter of one paper, chair a session or observer.

Special arrangements will be made with a local hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of social events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise to selected Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi. Details of the social program are available here.

Fee structure information is available on

Please submit a 300-word abstract before 1 May 2017, by email, to, Dr. Irina Yarygina, Head of Programs, Professor, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, MGIMO (U) under the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Russia. Please include: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Current Position, Institutional Affiliation, an email address and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions will be reached within four weeks of your submission. Please use the abstract submitting form.

If your submission is accepted, you will receive information on registration deadlines and paper submission requirements. Should you wish to participate in the Conference without presenting a paper, for example, to chair a session, to evaluate papers which are to be included in the conference proceedings or books, to contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER & Honorary Professor, University of Stirling, UK (

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) was established in 1995 as an independent world association of Academics and Researchers. Its mission is to act as a forum where Academics and Researchers from all over the world can meet in Athens, in order to exchange ideas on their research, and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.

The organizing and hosting of International Conferences and Symposiums, the carrying out of Research, and the production of Publications are the basic activities of ATINER.  Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 400 International Conferences and other events, and has published close to 200 books. In 2012, the Association launched a series of conference paper publications (click here), and at the beginning of 2014, it introduced its own series of Journals (click here).

Academically, the Association is organized into seven Divisions and 37 Units.  Each Unit organizes at least an Annual International Conference, and may also undertake various small and large research projects.

Academics and Researchers are more than welcome to become members and to contribute to ATINER’s objectives. If you would like to become a member, please download the relevant form (membership form). For more information on how to become a member, please send an email to: