RCEA 8th Biennial Conference; 14th RCEA Bayesian Workshop; 7th RCEA Time Series Workshop – Submission Deadline Extended

Conference dates

29 May 2020 - 31 May 2020

Location

Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Description

RCEA 8th Biennial Conference; 14th RCEA Bayesian Workshop; 7th RCEA Time Series Workshop – Submission Deadline Extended

May 29-31, 2020, Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

RCEA 8th Biennial Conference, the 14th RCEA Bayesian Workshop and the 7th RCEA Time Series Workshop will be held May 29-31, 2020 at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

The biennial conference series invites submissions in all areas of economics and finance. The theme of the current conference is the Future of Growth, and in particular we welcome conference, submissions in growth, macroeconomics, finance, demography, environment, international relations, public finance and monetary and fiscal policy.

The RCEA Bayesian Workshop invites theoretical or applied submissions with methodological contribution in Bayesian Econometrics, but any Bayesian paper with an econometric focus will be considered.

The RCEA Time Series Econometrics workshop (May 29-30) invites papers in all areas of Time Series.
Participants in any meeting will be able to attend all sessions at the conference.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE extended: March 12, 2020

Notification of acceptance: Authors will be notified by March 25, 2020

PLENARY SPEAKERS: Siddhartha Chib, Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis (Bayesian)
Jean-Marie Dufour, McGill University (Time Series)

Janice Eberly, Kellog School of Management, Northwestern University and NBER (Biennial)
Ivana Komunjer, Georgetown University (Time Series)

James Robinson, Harris School, University of Chicago, Pearson Institute, NBER and CEPR (Biennial)
John Van Reenen, LSE, MIT, Sloan School of Management, NBER, CEPR, IZA and CESifo (Biennial)
RCEA (the Rimini Centre for Economic Analysis) is an independent, international non-profit organization dedicated to research in applied and theoretical economics, finance and related fields, with branches at Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, Rimini, Italy and, since 2017, at the University of Warsaw, Poland.

BEST PAPER AWARD: The Lazaridis Institute for the Management of Technology Enterprises at Wilfrid Laurier University will sponsor awards to recognize excellence in research in the area of entrepreneurship or innovation:
- Best Conference Paper Award ($1000 CAD)
- Best Student Paper Award ($1000 CAD)

PAPER SUBMISSION: The complete calls for papers and the paper submission links are on our website http://www.RCEA.org. Authors should submit an extended abstract of up to 300 words. Please include with the submission JEL classification codes and keywords. Complete papers may be submitted but the extended abstract is required.

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE:
Biennial Conference: Chair: Jerzy (Jurek) Konieczny (Wilfrid Laurier University); Co- chairs: Thomas Barbiero (Ryerson University), Robert W. Dimand (Brock University, and Yale University), Daniel Levy (Bar-Ilan University and Emory University), Angelo Melino (University of Toronto), Jan Jakub Michałek (University of Warsaw), Andrzej Skrzypacz (Stanford Graduate School of Business), Stephen Snudden (Wilfrid Laurier University), Thanasis Stengos (University of Guelph), Joanna Tyrowicz (University of Warsaw)

Bayesian Workshop: Roberto Leon-Gonzalez (GRIPS) and John Maheu (McMaster University).

Time Series Workshop: Ioannis Kasparis (University of Cyprus) and Alessandra Luati (University of Bologna).


FURTHER INFORMATION: Information about past conferences and RCEA activities can be found at http://www.RCEA.org