Post-doctoral researcher position: Modelling economic and environmental effects of trade in the global bioeconomy

The Center for Development Research (ZEF) and the Institute for Food and Resource Economics (ILR) at the University of Bonn invite applications for a full time postdoctoral researcher position in model-based trade and environmental policy analysis starting October 1st (2016) for 1 year and 8 months (extension for further qualification possible).read more ...

Review of the 3rd InsTED Workshop at Indiana University


We would like to thank all the participants of the 3rd InsTED workshop for making the meeting interesting and productive.  We also would like to thank the Department of Economics at Indiana University Bloomington for hosting the Workshop.  We are grateful to them, and to the Center for Applied Economics and Policy Research, The Ostrom Workshop, The University of Exeter Business School and Vanderbilt University for sponsoring this event.  The workshop took place from May 13th-15th 2016.  Special thanks go to Mostafa Beshkar as chair of the local organizing committee and Howard Swyers for his cheerful interactions with everyone and his meticulous attention to detail in the organization of this event.… read more ...

Break-up of Nations

The Brexit vote on June 23rd 2016 highlights the basic fact that the costs and benefits of economic and political integration are unequally distributed across different social groups within a region.  Because integration has winners and losers, when decisions on sovereignty are taken through majority voting it is possible that a majority against integration emerges even if it is efficient to integrate.… read more ...

Call for Papers: Asian Development Bank Conference on Economic Development (ACED): Entrepreneurship, Firm Dynamics, and New Technologies

January 9-10, 2017, Manila

Organized by the Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the ADB Conference on Economic Development (ACED), aims to promote the exchange of new research and ideas among researchers, policymakers, and development practitioners on significant and emerging topics in economic development.… read more ...

RGS/RWI Workshop on the Economics of Migration

Conference Dates: Sep 23, 2016 to Sep 24, 2016
Deadline for paper submissions: Jul 1, 2016
Deadline for participant registration: Monday, August 8, 2016

On September 23-24, 2016, the RGS Econ (Ruhr Graduate School in Economics) and the RWI (Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung) organize a workshop on the ‘Economics of Migration’ in Essen, Germany.

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11th Annual CEDI Conference on Development and Institutions

Conference Date: Jul 14, 2016
Deadline for paper submissions: Jun 21, 2016
Deadline for participant registration: Thursday, June 30, 2016

Center for Economic Development and Institutions (CEDI) and the Department of Economics and Finance at Brunel University will be organizing the 11th Annual CEDI conference on development and institutions on 14th July 2016 at Brunel University (Uxbridge, London, UK).

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