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CONFERENCES AND SUMMER SCHOOLS

2021 On-line event for Public Choice issue honoring Janos Kornai
Corvinus University of Budapest will host an on-line event for a Public Choice issue honoring Janos Kornai. It will take place Monday June 7 2021 at 18:00 CET. Participants include William F. Shughart II, Mehrdad Vahabi, Amartya Sen, Gerard Roland, Peter J. Boettke, and Peter T. Leeson, with Miklos Rosta as moderator. Everyone is welcome; registration is not reqluired. Link here.

2021 RSSIA online
The 2021 Russian Summer School on Institutional Analysis (RSSIA) will take place online April 16-17, 2021 and July 3-7, 2021, and offline in the St. Petersburg region (or optionally online) September 17-18, 2021. Participants will start with a research idea and work towards a paper, with intense work in small groups plus feedback and support from faculty for 5 months. Faculty will also lecture. The deadline to apply is April 4, 2021.
During the offline session, organizers will provide meals and accommodations for participants, while participants will need to cover their own travel and visa costs. There is no registration fee. The working language is English. See details and application here.

2021 SIOE Conference online
The 2021 Conference of the Society for Institutional and Organizational Economics (SIOE), will take place online June 24-26, 2021. There will be four plenary sessions plus parallel sessions composed from submitted papers. The deadline to submit papers has passed. See conference details here. Attendance is free but you must register in advance.

2022 Allied Social Science Association Annual Meeting
The annual meeting of the Allied Social Science Association (ASSA), which includes the American Economic Association (AEA), will take place January 7-9, 2022. Currently it is scheduled to take place in Boston, Massachusetts. The form of the meeting may change if public health developments make that necessary. The deadline to submit individual paper and complete sessions for consideration is April 15, 2022. See the submission portal.


CALL FOR PAPERS

CIPE Call for Papers - with Research Support
The Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) has issued a call for research papers that examine the evolving relationship between private sector and democratic development. Research funding to a maximum of $15,000 USD will be available for the proposals selected. The deadline to submit applications is May 31, 2021. See full details here.


SCHOLARSHIPS

University of Urbino, Italy - PhD Program in Global Studies
The University of Urbino offers a PhD program in global studies, with the 2021-2022 program focusing on international economic policy, business, and governance. This is a three-year program with English as the working language. Ten positions will be offered, including 9 with scholarships. See details here.


PRIZES

SIOE (formerly ISNIE) Awards
SIOE (ISNIE) 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 (annual)

Oliver Williamson Best Conference Paper Award - for the best paper delivered at the SIOE conference (annual)

Douglass North Best Paper or Book Award - for the best research in institutional and organizational economics published during the previous two years (biennial)

Elinor Ostrom Lifetime Achievement Award - for sustained significant academic contributions to the field (biennial).

In 2021 the Coase, Ostrom, and Williamson awards will be conferred. Nominations for the Coase and Ostrom Awards are due by March 15, 2021. See the nomination and selection procedures.


JOURNALS

The Economic Analysis of Law Review
The current issue of The Economic Analysis of Law Review is available online in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. EconLit now includes this journal in its index. 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 details.


Also see Research Requests.