- The ASsociation of Southern European Economic Theorists (ASSET) is a group of economics departments and economics research centres that are all based in Southern Europe and the Mediterranean region (Cyprus, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Tunisia, and Turkey). ASSET promotes cooperation and exchange of ideas as well as reseachers among the members institutions in the general fields of analytical and quantitative economics and econometrics. ASSET's meetings and activities are open to international scholars from all parts of the world.
CALL FOR PAPERS
The 2016 Annual Meeting of ASSET will be held in Thessaloniki, Greece, on November 10-12, 2016.
The conference requests papers on all areas of Economics. Submissions by researchers from member and non-member institutions are very welcome. ASSET also makes a concerted effort to promote the participation of young researchers from its member institutions in its annual meeting.
Notification of acceptance decisions: July 15, 2016
Deadline for early registration: September 16, 2016
You can download the Call for Papers here
Papers should be submitted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Only full-papers are accepted in pdf format. Please remember to include an abstract, JEL classification codes and keywords on the first page of the paper.
Keynote Lectures and special prizes:
Vilfredo Pareto Lecture: Esteban Rossi-Hansberg, Princeton University
Murat Sertel Lecture: Harris Dellas, University of Bern
The 2015 Annual Meeting of ASSET was held in Granada, Spain, November 12-14, 2015. The program for papers presented in the parallel sessions can be reched here.
The 2015 Louis-André Gerard-Varet Prize (for young researchers) was awarded to
Ettore Panetti (Banco de Portugal, CRENoS-University of Sassari, and UECE), "A Dynamic Quantitative Macroeconomic Model of Bank Runs"
Other Short Listed Candidates for the 2015 Louis-André Gerard-Varet Prize:
Aya Ahmed (Paris School of Economics), "Endogeneous cartel formation under trade liberalization : heterogenous firms with capacity constraints"
Mihaly Tamas Borsi (Universidad de Alicante), "Fiscal multipliers across the credit cycle"
Olga Chiappinelli (IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca), "Political Corruption in the Execution of Public Contracts: A Principal-Agent Analysis"
Izaskun Zuazu-Bermejo (University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU), "Political institutions, technology and growth: a dynamic panel approach"
Keynotes Lectures at the 2015 Annual Meeting of ASSET in Granada
Murat Sertel Lecture: Antonio Cabrales, University College London
"Which Club Should I Attend, Dad?: Targeted Socialization and Production"
"Incentives for Public Service Delivery"
Sandeep Baliga, Northwestern University