Warsaw International Economic Meeting


The University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economic Sciences with CenEA (cooperating partner) invite all economists to participate in the 15th annual conference - Warsaw International Economic Meeting 2020.

All economists are invited to submit their unpublished analytical work or new research in all areas of economics with special focus on macroeconomics, international trade, labour economics, education, microeconomics, industrial organization, finance and econometrics. The main objective of this meeting is to stimulate cooperation of researchers from all over the world. Young economists, such as graduate students or post-docs are encouraged to apply. Participants are expected to serve as discussants of other papers presented in the same session.

The Conference is scheduled for 30 June - 2 July 2020 and will be held in the premises of the Faculty of Economic Sciences. For more information on the venue, please click here.

The keynote lecture of the ''Lecture Series in Honour of Leonid Hurwicz'' (30th June) will be offered this year by our keynote speaker:

prof. Anna Aizer, (Brown University).

This keynote lecture is organised by CenEA. It is the closing event of the Ce^2 workshop (see below for more information) and it will open the 2020 edition of the WIEM Conference. Our second keynote speaker this year is:

Prof. J. Peter Neary, (University of Oxford)

who will give his lecture on the second day of the Conference (1st July).

Procedures and Finances

Please use this link to register. All participants coming to WIEM 2020 must register, but only the presenter should upload the abstract/final paper. The conference fee is 100 EUR (paid upon notification of acceptance). Conference participants are expected to cover all other associated costs, such as travel and accommodation. Payment details will be announced in the first days of May 2020.

Best Paper Prize for Young Economists

As in previous years, the Best Paper Prize for Young Economists will be awarded to up to three outstanding presentations; the budget is at least 1500 euro. If you intend to apply for the Best Paper Prize, please read carefully and fill the following entry form. Print it out, sign it, and send us the scanned copy to our e-mail address: wiem@wne.uw.edu.pl.

Scientific Committee of the Conference

  • Prof. Jan J. Michalek
  • Prof. Andrzej Cieslik
  • dr. Michal Myck
  • dr. Gabriela Grotkowska
  • dr. Leszek Wincenciak

Ce2 workshop

(Ce)2 workshop, which is a joint initiative of CenEA and CeMMAP will take place in Warsaw on 29-30 June 2020. For more information please visit the Workshop website.

Ce2 Workshop Website.

Participants of WIEM Conference are welcome to join the workshop. To do so you should register by sending an e-mail to: ce2@cenea.org.pl. There is only a limited number of places which will be allocated on first-come-first-served basis.

Important dates

Submission for extended abstracts: 31 Jan - 19 Apr 2020
Authors are notified: 10 May 2020
Conference fee payment deadline: 22 May 2020
Final papers due: 1 June 2020
Conference is scheduled for: 30 June - 2 July 2020


WIEM 2020 Organising Committee
e-mail: wiem@wne.uw.edu.pl

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