CONFERENCES AND SUMMER SCHOOLS
2018 Workshop "From Startup to Scale-Up", Stockholm, Sweden
Indiana University (Institute for Development Strategies), Henley Business School, and Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum will hold a workshop in Stockholm on October 29-30, 2018. The focus is "From startup to scale-up: Entrepreneurship, human capital, innovation, and scaling up new businesses." There will be a special issue in Small Business Economics. The deadline to submit extended abstracts (5 pages or less) is September 28, 2018. Submissions and contact here.
2018 SIDE-ISLE Conference, Lecce, Italy
The Italian Society for Law and Economics (ISLE) will hold its 14th annual conference at the University of Salento, Lecce, Italy on December 13-15, 2018. Keynote speakers will include Feldman Yuval, Marianna Belloc, and Daniel Markovitz. There are special arrangements for participation by young scholars.The deadline to submit papers is September 9, 2018. See details here.
2019 World Bank Development Research Group Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The World Bank Development Research Group in Kuala Lumpur will hold its third international conference "Globalization: Contents and Discontents" in Kuala Lumpur on January 15-16, 2019. It will bring together policymakers and academics to discuss the consequences of various aspects of globalization. The deadline to submit completed papers for consideration is October 15, 2018. All conference costs and travel will be covered for presenters of selected papers. See details here.
JOB OPENINGS AND GRANTS
Becker Friedman Institute, University of Chicago, USA
The Becker Friedman Institute offers one-year and two-year pre- and postdoctoral positions to young scholars who demonstrate the ability to generate outstanding research in economics. Candidates must have completed their doctorate within the past three years or be in the final year of their doctoral studies. Candidates should be proposed by faculty under whom they have studied. Nominations should include the candidate's CV, letters of reference, an outline of the areas of economics and related fields that are of primary interest, and a brief description of current research and the research project to be explored. See details. Nominations will be accepted on a continuous basis.
ISNIE (now SIOE) Awards
ISNIE (SIOE) is awarding four prizes in institutional and organizational economics on a continuing basis. They are named for four Nobel laureates closely linked to the Society:
Ronald Coase Best Dissertation Award
Douglass North Best Paper or Book Award - for the best research in institutional and organizational economics
published during the previous two years
Elinor Ostrom Lifetime Achievement Award - for sustained significant academic contributions to the field
Oliver Williamson Best Conference Paper Award - for the best paper delivered at the ISNIE conference.
The Economic Analysis of Law Review
The current issue of
The Economic Analysis of Law Review is available online in English, Spanish, and Portuguese, and EconLit now includes this journal in its index. Chief editor Ivo T. Gico Jr. (2008 Beijing workshop alumnus) invites you to submit for review your papers that apply economic analysis or related methodologies to study legal issues through innovative perspectives.
The International Journal of Sustainable Real Estate and Construction Economics
Editor in chief Rita Li (2008 Philipines workshop alumna) invites Coase Institute workshop participants and alumni to submit for review their papers that deal with sustainable real estate and economics, emphasizing the application of economic theory. See
Also see Research Requests.