Welcome to the website of ASSET


  • 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.




The 2019 Annual Meeting of ASSET will be held in Athens, Greece, October 25-27, 2019.

The 41st Annual Meeting of the Association of Southern European Economic Theorists will be hosted by the Department of Economics of the Athens University of Economics and Business and will take place from Friday October 25 to Sunday October 27 at the premises of the Athens University of Economics and Business in the center of Athens.

The Conference requests papers on all areas of Economics. Submissions by researchers from member and non-member institutions are very welcome.

ASSET strongly encourages and promotes the participation of young researchers from its member institutions in its annual meeting.

Plenary Sessions:

Vilfredo Pareto Lecture: Leeat Yariv, Princeton University, USA
Murat Sertel Lecture: Evi Pappa, Universidad Carlos III, Spain
Round Table (TBA)

Submissions may be uploaded using the link:

The submission deadline is June 16, 2019.

Other important dates are:
July 21: Notification to Authors
September 15: Deadline for Early Registration

For additional information visit the conference website:


The 2018 Annual Meeting of ASSET was held in Florence, Italy, November 8-10, 2018.