Finance, Economics and Social Sciences

The broad area of finance, economics and other social sciences is addressed by this track with the aim of exchanging state-of-the-art methods, techniques and models among the leading scholars of the field.

Topics include (but are not limited to) new developments in the areas of:


  • Investment banking
  • Risk management (VaR) and Risk Management Software
  • Automated trading systems
  • Corporate strategic planning
  • Securities trading and financial risk management
  • Investment management
  • Derivatives and financial assets valuation
  • Herding in Financial Markets
  • Behavioural Finance
  • E-Finance & E-trade


  • Public policy, population economics, environmental economics, health economics, mobility
  • Fiscal and monetary policy, demand/supply relationships, GBP, interest rates, exchanges rates
  • Project management
  • Social and Economics Neural Networks
  • Artificial Economics

Social science:

  • Social simulation
  • Opinion dynamics
  • Game theory and behavioural sciences
  • Social and cultural dynamics
  • Social networks