2018 Conference Call for Papers



Submissions of papers and special sessions are invited for the 2018 Annual Conference of the Royal Economic Society, taking place from Monday 26 March to Wednesday 28 March 2018 at the University of Sussex.


Papers must be submitted by 8 October 2017 (midnight, GMT) via Conference Maker here.

Special Sessions: Proposals for special sessions must be sent by 29 October 2017 to the Programme Chair (Conference2018@res.org.uk) and should comprise a short description of the proposed session, names of contributors (typically three/four), paper titles and indicative session costs.

Notification of acceptance will be by the end of December 2017. Online registration will open in January 2018 and the deadline for early bird registration will be 8th February.

Keynote Lectures will be given by: 

EJ Lecture: Maristella Botticini (Bocconi)
Sargan Lecture: Dave Donaldson (Stanford)
Hahn Lecture: Botond Koszegi (Central European University)

Past-President's Address: Andrew Chesher (UCL and CeMMAP)

Please feel free to contact the Programme Chair (Simon Gaechter) or Deputy Programme Chair (Ingo Borchert) with any questions about this Call, or the Local Organisers (George MacKerron) with wider questions about the conference.


Please disseminate this call amongst faculty and PhD students at your institution.


We look forward to welcoming you to Sussex,


Simon Gaechter (Nottingham) - Programme Chair (simon.gaechter@nottingham.ac.uk)
Ingo Borchert (Sussex) - Deputy Programme Chair (I.Borchert@sussex.ac.uk)
George MacKerron (Sussex) – Local Organiser (George.MacKerron@sussex.ac.uk)


Conference e-mail: Conference2018@res.org.uk

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