Warsaw International Economic Meeting


The University of Warsaw, Faculty of Economic Sciences with CenEA (cooperating partner) invite all economists to participate in the 14th annual conference - Warsaw International Economic Meeting 2019.

All economists are invited to submit their unpublished analytical work or new research in all areas of economics with special focus on macroeconomics, international trade, labour economics, education,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 2-4 July 2019 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'' (2nd July) will be offered this year by our keynote speaker: Prof. Jörn-Steffen Pischke, (London School of Economics and Centre for Economic Performance). 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 2019 edition of the WIEM Conference. Our second keynote speaker this year is Prof. Alessandra Faggian, (Gran Sasso Science Institute) who will give her lecture on the second day of the Conference (3rd July).

Procedures and Finances

The registration is now closed. Authors will be notified on 6th May. 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 2019.

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 1-2 July 2019. 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. The programmes of past editions of the workshop can be downloaded here.

Conference "Opportunities, Mobility and Well-Being"

The Institute of Economics Polish Academy of Sciences and ifo Institute are pleased to announce the conference "Opportunities, Mobility and Well-Being". The Conference is scheduled 8-9 July 2019 in Warsaw. Please see the Call for Papers for more details.

Conference website.

Important dates

Submission for extended abstracts: 16 Jan - 17 Apr 2019
Authors are notified: 6 May 2019
Conference fee payment deadline: 20 May 2019
Final papers due: 3 June 2019
Conference is scheduled for: 2-4 July 2019


WIEM 2019 Organising Committee
e-mail: wiem@wne.uw.edu.pl

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