Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference

20-22 May, 2021

The annual Trans-Atlantic Doctoral Conference is held exclusively for doctoral students from leading business schools in North America and Europe to provide a unique opportunity to meet fellow students and discuss current research. This conference has been hosted by London Business School since 2001 and has grown consistently in its size and reputation among doctoral students in top business schools.


TADC 2021 will be held virtually on Zoom due to the global pandemic.


We invite original single authored and co-authored papers from the following subject areas:

- Accounting

- Economics

- Finance

- Management Science and Operations

- Marketing

- Organizational Behavior

- Strategy and Entrepreneurship


Important Dates:

Call for papers: Through April 2, 2021 (Updated)

Submission deadline: Midnight GMT, April 2, 2021

Notification of acceptance: by April 16, 2021

Confirmation of attendance and timezone: April 21, 2021

Final draft submission of accepted papers: April 26, 2021

Conference: May 20-22, 2021


Invited Schools:

University of California - Berkeley (Haas), University of Chicago (Booth), Columbia, Duke (Fuqua), Harvard, Northwestern (Kellogg), MIT (Sloan), New York University (Stern), Stanford, University of Pennsylvania (Wharton), Yale, Carnegie Mellon (Tepper), UCLA (Anderson), University of Toronto (Rotman), University of British Columbia (Sauder), London Business School, London School of Economics, UCL, Imperial, INSEAD, Cornell (Johnson), UT Austin (McCombs), University of Southern California (Marshall), etc.