The 2022 International Conference on Business and Policy Studies (CONF-BPS 2022) was held from March 10 to 16. The accepted papers were published in Applied Economics and Policy Studies (AEPS) (Print ISSN 2731-4006) or Advances in Economics Management and Political Sciences (Print ISSN 2754-1169). Professor Avanidhar Subrahmanyam (Subra) from UCLA, Professor Anh L. Tran from Bayes Business School (formerly Cass), City, University of London, and Professor Javier Birchenall from University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB) have given keynote speeches on related topics of leverage, stock sales, and economic development. Also, we invited authors of qualified papers to deliver oral presentations at the online session. 5 authors have presented their studies of urban construction and tourism development, stock returns, economic development, etc. Questions from the audience were collected and answered by the presenters. This conference provided the participants with good opportunities to exchange ideas and build networks, and it will lead to further collaborations between both universities and other societies.

CONF-BPS 2022 has been published by Springer.


Title: Leverage is a Double-Edged Sword

Presented by: Prof. Avanidhar Subrahmanyam (Subra), Distinguished Professor of Finance, UCLA

Title: When and How Are Rule 10b5-1 Plans Used for Insider Stock Sales?

Presented by: Pro. Anh L. Tran, Bayes Business School (formerly Cass), City, University of London

Title: Disease and Economic Development

Presented by: Prof. Javier Birchenall, Associate Professor of Economics, University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB)

Title: Testing for Normality of Stock Returns

Presented by: Mr. Henry Hong, RDF International School, Shenzhen, China

Title: Research on the Relationship between Urban Construction and Tourism Development in China

Presented by: Ms. Yuting Jin, Hainan University