Urban Economics Association

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Call for Papers

8th European Meeting of the Urban Economics Association

At Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf
May 11-12, 2018
Düsseldorf, Germany

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, and urban or regional policy. The Urban Economics Association seeks to promote participation and excellence in academic research in urban and regional economics.

The 2018 European meeting will be hosted by the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) at Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf, Germany. For more information, please visit the conference website at: http://www.urbaneconomics.org/meetings/emuea2018/

Keynote Speakers: Steve Redding (Princeton) and Erik Hurst (Chicago).

Local Organizer: Jens Suedekum (DICE Düsseldorf).

Program Committee: Miren Lafourcade (U Paris Sud, Chair), Elisabet Viladecans (U Barcelona, Vice Chair), Stephan Heblich (U Bristol, Past Chair), Gabrielle Fack (U Paris Dauphine), Camille Hémet (Paris School of Economics), Hans Koster (VU Amsterdam), Ismir Mulalic (DTU and Kraks Fond), and Jens Wrona (DICE Düsseldorf).

Submission: Please submit your paper or extended abstract through the online submission form at https://editorialexpress.com/conference/emuea2018/.

Potential presenters are requested to submit only one paper each. We do accept the submission of extended abstracts. However, all else equal, preference will be given to completed papers. You will be notified by February 19, 2018 whether your paper is accepted.

Submission Deadline: January 28, 2018.

Kraks Fond Prize: If you are a current full-time PhD student and would like your paper to be considered for the Kraks Fond Prize, please choose the area "Prize for Best Student Paper" when submitting your paper. See details and eligibility at http://kraksfondbyforskning.dk/en/kraks-fond-prize-emuea/.