Urban Economics Association

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12th European Meeting of the Urban Economics Association

May 5 - 6, 2023
Bocconi University, Milan, Italy

Call for Papers

The Urban Economics Association (UEA) invites the submission of high-quality papers dealing with the economics of cities, housing, real estate, transportation, local public good provision, the spatial distribution of activities, economic geography, and urban or regional policy. The Urban Economics Association seeks to promote participation and excellence in academic research in urban and regional economics.

The 2023 European Meeting of the UEA is scheduled to take place at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy on Friday the 5th and Saturday the 6th of May 2023. The conference will run from approximately 9:00 to 18:00 local time on both days and include a reception on Friday night and two keynote lectures.

For more information, please visit the conference website at https://urbaneconomics.org/meetings/emuea2023.

Local Organizers: Eleonora Patacchini (Bocconi), Jan Bakker (Bocconi)

Program Committee: Gabrielle Fack (Paris Dauphine, Chair), Klaus Desmet (Southern Methodist University, Vice Chair), Yanos Zylberberg (Bristol, Past Chair), Prottoy Akbar (Aalto), Christoph Albert (Collegio Alberto), Barthélémy Bonadio (NYU Abu Dhabi), Bruno Conte (Bologna), Fabian Eckert (San Diego), Sebastian Ellingsen (Bristol), Elisa Giannone (CREI), Camille Hémet (Paris1), Marcel Henkel (Bern), Amrita Kulka (Warwick), Amine Ouazad (Rutgers), Charly Porcher (Georgetown), Fernanda Rojas (Wisconsin), Clara Santamaria (Carlos III), Marta Santamaria (Warwick), Edouard Schaal (CREI), Gregor Schubert (UCLA Anderson), Helen Simpson (Bristol), Sebastien Sotelo (Michigan), Lin Tian (INSEAD/Singapore), Philip Ushchev (Libre de Bruxelles), Martina Viarengo (Geneva Graduate Institute), Roman Zarate (World Bank).

Student Prize Committee: Ines Helm (LMU Munich, Chair), Sam Asher (Imperial College London), Marius Brulhart (Lausanne), Paula Bustos (CEMFI), Felipe Carozzi (LSE), Yanos Zylerberg (Bristol).

Submission: Please submit your paper or extended abstract through the online submission form at https://editorialexpress.com/conference/emuea2023/

We accept the submission of extended abstracts. However, all else equal, preference will be given to completed papers.

In addition to submitting an individual paper, you can also propose an entire 4-paper session. Papers in complete sessions will still be vetted individually, and the scientific committee reserves the right to regroup papers with other sessions. We encourage including in proposed sessions submissions by researchers whose primary affiliation is in an allied field (e.g. labor, public, trade, development, etc.) but whose paper has clear and strong relevance to urban economists. To submit a session, please first submit each paper through the Conference Maker website and then send the proposed session, including names and paper titles to emuea2023@urbaneconomics.org.

Submission Deadline: Saturday, January 21, 2023. You will be notified at the beginning of March whether your submission has been accepted for the conference.

UEA Student Prize: The UEA awards prizes for the best student papers presented at its conferences. Papers where all co-authors are full-time PhD students at the date of the conference are eligible for the student prize. Papers that are co-authored by full-time PhD students and a co-author who is not a full-time researcher at a university or research institute are also eligible. Authors of such papers can email the chair of the student prize committee, Ines Helm (LMU Munich), if they are uncertain whether their paper is eligible. If you would like your paper to be considered by the student prize committee, please check the corresponding box on the submission page. Student papers and presentations will be evaluated by the student prize committee and the results will be announced at the conference. See past award winners at https://urbaneconomics.org/meetings/awards.html.

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