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CONFERENCES AND SUMMER SCHOOLS

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), took place online June 24-26, 2021, with four plenary sessions plus parallel sessions composed from submitted papers. See conference details here.

2022 Allied Social Science Association Annual Meeting online
The annual meeting of the Allied Social Science Association (ASSA), which includes the American Economic Association (AEA), will take place January 7-9, 2022. Because of the pandemic, this will be an all-virtual event. Registration for the meeting is expected to open on September 15. The deadline to submit individual paper and complete sessions for consideration has passed. See the submission portal.


JOB OPENINGS

Assistant Professor, University of Hong Kong, China
A tenure-track position as assistant professor in property rights and land/housing policy is open at the University of Hong Kong. The position is in the Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Architecture. Online applications may be submitted immediately, and the review process will begin as soon as possible and contine until September 30, 2021 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier. 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.

International PhD Program in Law, Ethics & Economics for Sustainability (LEES) - Milan, Rijeka, and Maastricht Universities
The LEES doctoral program seeks six outstanding students for a three-year multidisciplinary research project. The first year will be based in Milan, where students will attend courses and seminars; the other two years will focus on the students' personal research projects. The deadline to apply is September 1 2021. See the call for applications 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.