CONFERENCES AND SUMMER SCHOOLS
2019 Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society
The 2019 Asia Meeting of the Econometric Society will take place June 14-16, 2019 at Xiamen University in Xiamen, China. There will be contributed and invited sessions plus keynote lectures. Some financial support will be awarded competitively for participation by young scholars.The deadline to submit papers is February 18, 2019. See details here.
2019 I.S.E.O. International Summer School in Economics, Iseo, Italy
The Istituto di Studi Economici e per l'Occupazione (I.S.E.O.) will hold its 2019 summer school June 15-22, 2019 in Iseo, Italy. The foclus is "Global economy and financial markets: what lies ahead". Speakers will include Nobel laureates Alvin Roth, Wiliam Sharpe, and Michael Spence. Graduate students in economics who are fluent in English are eligible to apply. Some partial scholarships are available. The deadline to apply is April 28, 2019. See details here.
2019 SIOE Conference, Stockholm, Sweden
The Society for Institutional & Organizational Economics (SIOE) will hold its 23rd annual conference at the Stockholm School of Economics on June 27-29, 2019 (Thursday to Saturday). Plenary speakers will be Nathan Nunn and Paola Sapienza. The deadline to submit a proposal to present a paper is February 4, 2019. See details here.
Price Theory Summer Camp, Becker-Friedman Institute, University of Chicago
The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago will hold an intensive one-week program for doctoral students July 7-11, 2019. UChicago price theory faculty will lecture and conduct seminars, and participants will work on problem sets and discuss their own work with faculty. Funding will be provided to those who are accepted for travel, accommodations, and meals. The deadline to apply is March 31, 2019. 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.