Conference Diary

The full Conference Diary listing can be found in the print version of the current RES Newsletter.  Please send details of conferences/workshops which may be of interest to our members to the RES Office.

The following list is divided into two parts. The first contains events with 'live' calls for papers. The secondpart contains details of all events of which we have been notified, including also those with calls for papers.

CALLS FOR PAPERS

2017

17-18 March                  Prague, Czech Republic

Call for papers

The 13th annual Prague Conference on Political Economy (PCPE) is an international and interdisciplinary gathering of scholars focusing their research on a broad approach to the study of social reality crossing traditional disciplines. Scholars writing in the tradition of PPE, PPE&L or the Austrian School of Economics and political economy of freedom are particularly welcome. Deadline for paper submissions: 19 February 2017.

Keynote speakers:
Bruce Caldwell, Professor of Economics and Director of the Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University.
Stephen Davies Head of Education at the Institute of Economic Affairs.
Further Information: PCPE


13 April                            Bristol

Call for papers

RES Symposium of Junior Researchers. Submissions of papers are invited for the 2017 RES Symposium of Junior Researchers, taking place on Thursday 13th April 2017 at the University
of Bristol. The Symposium will be the largest to date, providing a valuable opportunity to discuss and disseminate research. Papers must be submitted by 23rd January 2017 (23:59, GMT) via the link
on the Symposium webpage: https://sites.google.com/site/resjunsym/submissions

The keynote lecture will be given by Professor Rachel Griffith (University of Manchester and Institute for Fiscal Studies). Financial assistance for presenters will be available to contribute towards travel and accommodation (if required) and lunch and refreshments will be provided to all participants.

Further information: https://sites.google.com/site/resjunsym/home

4-5 May              Dublin, Ireland

Call for papers

The 31st Annual Irish Economic Association Conference will be held in the Institute of Banking in Dublin. The ESR lecture will be given by Deirdre McCloskey (University of Illinois at Chicago) and The Edgeworth Lecture by Professor John Muellbauer (University of Oxford). The Association invites submissions of papers to be considered for the conference programme. Papers may be on any area in Economics, Finance or Econometrics.

The deadline for submitted articles is the 7th of February 2017 and submissions can be made through https://iea2017.exordo.com
Further information: https://inomics.com/irish-economic-association-annual-conference-2017-dublin


1-3 June                                     Glasgow

Call for papers

The 7th International Conference will be hosted by Strathclyde Business School (http://febs2017.eventsadmin.com/) and the Centre for Financial Regulation and Innovation (CFRI). The conference will be under the auspices of the Financial Engineering & Banking Society (http://febsociety.org), a non-profit research society, aiming towards the promotion of decision making approaches in the fields of finance, financial engineering and banking. The conference theme is “Financial Markets, Innovation and Regulation”. The deadline for paper submissions is 1 February 2017. Papers presented at the conference will be eligible for publication in a special issue of The European Journal of Finance.

Guest speakers:
- Jonathan Crook, Professor of Business Economics and Director of Research at the University of Edinburgh Business School.
- Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Professor of Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School

Further information: Conference Website

14-16 June                York

The Tenth Conference on Economic Design

Call for papers

The Tenth Conference on Economic Design will be hosted by the Economics Department, University of York. Keynote speakers will be:
Sanjeev Goyal (Cambridge)
Parag Pathak (MIT)
Philip Reny (Chicago)

Conference organisers are
Zaifu Yang (Chair)
Yuan Ju (Co-chair)
Paul Schweinzer (Co-chair)

Paper Submission Deadline: 16 February 2017.
Further information: www.conf-econ-design-york17.org


15-16 June                             Aarhus, Denmark

Call for papers

We hereby invite papers for the XIIIth Danish International Economics Workshop to be held in Aarhus, Denmark, June 15th-16th, 2017. The workshop will be hosted by The Tuborg Research Centre for Globalisation and Firms, www.tgf.au.dk. The deadline for paper submissions is 1 March 2017.
Keynote speaker: Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Princeton University.
Further Information: Call for papers

15-18 June                             St Louis, USA

Call for papers

The Econometric Society is now taking submissions for its 2017 North American Summer Meeting to be held June 15-18 at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. At least one of the authors must be a member of the Econometric Society, and all participants must register for the conference. You may join the Society at http://www.econometricsociety.org. Each person may submit only one paper and present only one paper. However, each person is allowed to be the co-author of several papers submitted to the conference. The deadline for submissions is January 31, 2017.

Keynote speakers: Walras-Bowley Lecture by Paul Klemperer (Oxford University), the Cowles Lecture by Yuliy Sannikov (Princeton University), the North Lecture by Robert Townsend (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), the Weidenbaum Lecture by Susanne Schennach (Brown University), the Sargan Lectures by Victor Chernozhukov (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Further information: http://cowles.yale.edu/news/econometric-society-2017-north-american-summer-meeting


June 25-28                     Cairns, Australia

The International Symposium on Forecasting (ISF).

Call for papers

The ISF Program Committee looks forward to receiving abstracts and hearing inventive presentations that demonstrate again that the annual forecasting symposium is the only forum where the latest forecasting problems are confronted by new solutions. Invited session proposals: February 28, 2017. Abstract Submissions: March 17 2017
Further information: https://forecasters.org/isf/


31 August - 5 September                  Maastricht, Netherlands

Call for papers

Paper are invited for the 44th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE). Provisional deadline for paper submission is March 15, 2017.

Further information: http://www.earie2017.org/


6th-8th September 2017                     London, UK

Developments in Economics Education | Call for Papers

The call for papers for the 2017 DEE conference is open until 24th February.

DEE is the UK's leading conference on economics education. We welcome submissions on all topics relating to advancements and innovation in economics education. In addition, this year's conference will have sessions focusing on the themes of 'students as researchers' and 'students as communicators'.

Sessions at the conference include paper presentations and interactive workshops which introduce new and innovative ideas on teaching and learning methods, the economics curriculum and student engagement.

To submit a proposal, please visit the conference website at www.economicsnetwork.ac.uk/dee2017


21-23 September                         St Gallen, Switzerland

Call for papers

29th Annual Conference of the European Association of Labour Economists. Will be held at the Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research, University of St. Gallen. Keynote speakers: Hillary Hoynes (University of California) and Josef Zweimüller (University of Zürich). Deadline for paper submissions: February 1 2017.

Further Information: EALE

1-2 September         Paris

International Conference on Public Authority and Finance:
What is the Relevant Scale and Scope of Deregulation and Re-Regulation?

Call for Papers by February 15, 2017.
This conference seeks to contribute to the ongoing research into financial regulation, combining approaches by economists, legal experts, political scientists, geographers and historians. It aims to adopt an empirical approach from a comparative and historical perspective to characterize public authority and its relationship to the financial sector.

Communication proposals (maximum 400 words) and short biographies should be sent to Nicholas Sowels (Nicholas.Sowels@univ-paris1.fr), by February 15, 2017. Speakers will receive notification by March 15, 2017, and will be requested to submit their papers by July 15, 2017.
For further information, please contact Pierre-Charles Pradier (Pierre-Charles.Pradier@univ-paris1.fr) or Nicholas Sowels (Nicholas.Sowels@univ-paris1.fr).


CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

2017

February


24 February                        London

The Economics Department and the Money and Development Seminar at SOAS, University of London, will hold a one-day workshop to discuss foreign exchange swaps, their role in money and financial markets, their regulation and the role of central bank policy. Confirmed speakers include:

Claudio Borio (Head of Monetary Policy at the BIS) and
Masaaki Shirakawa (former Governor of the Bank of Japan).

Further information: Jan Toporowski jt29@soas.ac.uk

March


1-3 March                      Guilin, China

The 7th Quantitative Economics Conference (QEC 2017) has been held annually in China since 2013. In 2017, QEC will be held from March 1 to 3, 2017 in Guilin, China. This conference will cover issues on Quantitative Economics. QEC 2017 and is now calling for Speakers. On behalf of the Engineering Information Institute, we cordially invite you to participate in QEC 2017 as a Speaker. If you have papers or abstracts in hand now, you may submit through the submission system below.:

http://www.engii.org/RegistrationSubmission/default.aspx?ConferenceID=892&utm_campaign=qec&utm_source=e_cp&utm_medium=conf_2016ws5_qec1_20160524_cfp_75149

Further information: eco_mar@engii.org


April


20-21 April                             Darwin, Australia

The Seventeenth International Conference on Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organizations, will be held at Charles Darwin University.

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, colloquia, Virtual Posters, or Virtual Lightning Talks. The conference features research addressing the annual themes and the 2017 Special Focus: ‘Succeeding and Achieving in Diverse Communities and Organizations.’

Further information: http://organization-studies.com/2017-conference

21-22 April                          Lucerne, Switzerland

The eleventh History of Recent Economics Conference (HISRECO) will be held at the University of Lucerne. Since 2007 HISRECO has brought together researchers from various backgrounds to study the history of economics in the postwar period. It is the organizers’ belief that this period, during which economics became one of the dominant discourses in contemporary society, is worth studying for its own sake. In particular, this area of research offers good opportunities to young scholars who are interested in interdisciplinary approaches to the history of economics.

Further information: http://www.hisreco.org.


24-26 April                         Perth, Scotland

The 2017 annual conference of the Scottish Economy Society will take place at the Mercure Perth Hotel, Perth, Scotland.

Further information: http://www.scotecon.org/conference.html

27-28 April                     Prague, Hungary

20th International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Development, to discuss the themes Globalization and Challenges of the Modern World Enterprise in Turbulent Environment Entrepreneurship Caught Between Creativity and Bureaucracy. Deadline for paper submissions: Mar 25, 2017

Further information: http://www.esd-.com/index.php?page=conference&id=21


22-23 May                      Brussels,         Belgium

The FINANCE research group of Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) is pleased to announce a workshop on recent developments in dependence modelling with applications in finance and insurance. The event will take place on the the island of Aegina (Greece). Academic researchers, practitioners, and students in the field of risk management, dependence modeling and actuarial mathematics are most welcome.

Further information: http://www.vub.ac.be/en/events/2017/recent-developments-in-dependence-modelling-with-applications-in-finance-and-insurance

June

14-16 June                             York  

The Tenth Conference on Economic Design

Call for Papers

The Tenth Conference on Economic Design will be hosted by the Economics Department, University of York. Keynote speakers will be:
Sanjeev Goyal (Cambridge)
Parag Pathak (MIT)
Philip Reny (Chicago)

Conference organisers are
Zaifu Yang (Chair)
Yuan Ju (Co-chair)
Paul Schweinzer (Co-chair)

Paper Submission Deadline: 16 February 2017.
Further information: www.conf-econ-design-york17.org

15-17 June                 St Petersburg, Russia

The Second World Congress of Comparative Economics will be held at National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE University, St. Petersburg, Russia).
The Congress will include plenary sessions, workshops, as well as the editors’ panel and special events. There will also be a small exhibition area which will give participants the opportunity to meet with vendors who specialize in providing e-resources.

Keynote Speakers
• Gerard Roland (University of California, Berkeley, USA);
• Alexander Auzan (Moscow State University, Russia).

Further Information: https://spb.hse.ru/en/compecon/

19-23 June 2017

IEA World Congress, Globalization, Growth and Sustainability                     Santa Fe, Mexico

The International Economic Association (IEA) is pleased to announce its Eighteenth World Congress to be held in Santa Fe, Mexico City between Monday 19 and Friday 23 June 2017.The congress is jointly organized with the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, CIDE, Mexico. The theme of the congress is Globalization, Growth and Sustainability.

The world congress is a global event, it is the sole world meeting embracing all fields of economics, including all areas and all approaches, from theory to empirics. Because of its broadness, it attracts not only scholars but also distinguished economists from non-academic institutions such as central banks and other public institutions from a very wide range of countries, permitting a rich exchange of views.

The upcoming congress will feature research presentations by leading economists from across the globe. More than 500 economists are expected to attend and over 400 papers will be presented in parallel academic sessions. There will also be a number of policy sessions and keynote lectures.

Further details on IEA website.

June 25-28, 2017

International Symposium on Forecasting                                                Cairns, Australia
The International Symposium on Forecasting (ISF) is the premier forecasting conference, attracting the world's leading forecasting researchers, practitioners, and students. Through a combination of keynote speaker presentations, academic sessions, workshops, and social programs, the ISF provides many excellent opportunities for networking, learning, and fun.

Speakers
Kerrie Mengersen, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Dilek Onkel, Balken University, Turkey
Pierre Pinson, Technical University of Denmark
Brian Seaman, Walmart, USA
Stephen Sherwood, University of NSW, Australia
Allan Timmerman, University of California, San Diego, USA

Important Dates:
Invited Session Proposals: February 28, 2017
Abstract Submissions: March 17 2017
Early Registration Ends: April 14 2017

ISF Website https://forecasters.org/isf/


25-29 June                                 San Diego, USA

The 92nd Western Economic Association International Conference will be held in San Diego. The Presidential Address will be delivered by Nobel Laureate Peter Diamond, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Join over 1000 economists from around the world for this marketplace of ideas! All areas of economics are welcome – for complete participation and registration information, visit www.weai.org.
More information: http://www.weai.org/AC2017


August


31 August - 5 September                                         Maastricht, Netherlands

Call for papers

Paper are invited for the 44th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE). Provisional deadline for paper submission is March 15, 2017.

Further information: http://www.earie2017.org/


October


5-8 October             Montreal, Canada

The 84th International Atlantic Economic Conference will be held in Montréal, Canada, in the Autumn of 2017. The mission of the conference is to create a platform where economists and financial experts from academe, government, and the private sector can present their research results, exchange ideas and network in a collegial environment. Meetings also provide opportunities for participants to renew acquaintances and to forge new ones. That is why we are hoping to bring together distinguished delegates from around the world to present, discuss, and exchange valuable information in the fields of economics, business and finance.

Further Information: http://IAES.org

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