The asset pricing research intensive meeting forms part of the Financial Research Network (FIRN) program of topic specific research meetings designed to extend the body of knowledge within a specific research area through the presentation of cutting edge research results and the building of stronger networks. The meeting program is held over 1 or 2 days and has a strong emphasis on building upon existing research being undertaken by Australian based FIRN members. Program includes a presentation by an internationally renown keynote plus several other paper presentations. Program papers are selected in a variety of different formats each year depending upon the design of the program. These meetings are not open to PhD students.