23 - 24 May 2022 / hybrid I Vienna / Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) and SUERF - The European Money and Finance Forum

SUERF - The European Money and Finance Forum and the Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) invite researchers to submit papers for the 35th SUERF Colloquium and 49th OeNB Annual Economic Conference, which will take place in Vienna on 23-24 May 2022, on the topic of “The Return of Inflation”.

14 - 17 June 2022 / University of Pisa, Dep. Economics and Management / University of Pisa, Dep. Economics and Management

The 14th International Conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics takes place exactly 50 years after the UN conference on the human environment, where the UN acknowledged the environmental crisis. Yet the current state of the environmental crisis seems to indicate that the needed actions and policies have not yet been implemented. We need to move beyond solutions based only on technology, and design transformative action on sustainability. The conference addresses these issues, and aims to contribute to a better understanding of the actions needed to change the current unsustainable trajectories of human society and economy, by addressing amongst others the science-policy gap. The questions: ‘Will politicians catch up with science and engaged civil society?’ and ‘What are the transformative actions to escape from the current unsustainable paths?’ will stand central during the conference.

We welcome original theoretical and empirical contributions, from different disciplines and geographies on topics including:
Transformations - Theoretical perspectives and new ideas - Teaching and communication - Resources - Policies - Institutions and power - Business and transition - Behaviour and social change - Alternative economies

DEADLINE abstract submission: 7 December 2021

22 - 24 June 2022 / Lucca, Italy /

We are writing to invite you to submit a paper or to express your interest in attending CEPR's European Research Workshop in International Trade (ERWIT) 2022, to be held in Lucca from 22 to 24 June 2022, organised in cooperation with IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca. We invite papers on topics related to international trade, foreign direct investment, migration, automation, and other issues related to globalisation.

ERWIT is an annual workshop that brings together international economists from across Europe and key researchers from outside the region. The workshop disseminates the findings of recent research on international trade, and presentations often involve exploratory rather than finished papers. It provides a unique opportunity to discuss trade-related research in a relaxed atmosphere. 

We are planning for ERWIT 2022 to take place physically in Lucca but will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation. The workshop will run for 3 full days from Wednesday 22 June until Friday 24 June (with arrival on Tuesday 21 June). CEPR and the local organisers will offer some funding for travel and accommodation, but we cannot guarantee funding for all participants. If you have alternative research travel funding at your disposal, we encourage you to indicate this on your reply form. This will help fund travel for participants who do not have other sources of funding, young researchers in particular. Where funding is provided for travel costs, this will be in accordance with the CEPR Travel Guidelines which will be circulated at a later date. We recommend that you hold off making any travel arrangements until further information has been given. 

Kindly note that it will not be possible to accept all applications to attend the event. At this stage, we would thus like you to simply confirm your interest in attending the meeting and indicate whether or not you wish to present a paper. When selecting papers, some preference will be given to researchers who have not presented at ERWIT recently, although we still encourage everyone to apply.

Authors who are CEPR affiliated or already have a CEPR profile can upload their submission by:
1) Going to and log in to the CEPR portal
2) If you are a member of the ITRE programme area click on "Change registration details", complete the requested information and click "Submit information"
3) If you are affiliated to another programme area or not CEPR affiliated but have a CEPR profile, click on "Step 1: Apply" and complete the requested information and click "Register"

Authors who do not have a CEPR profile can upload their submission by:
1) Creating a new profile here  
2) Go to and log in to the CEPR portal
3) Click on "Step 1: Apply" and complete the requested information and click "Register"

The deadline for submissions is 18:00 (GMT) on Sunday 16 January 2022.

If you have any difficulties registering for this meeting, please contact Mandy Chan, Senior Events Officer at [email protected].

Kind regards,

Beata Javorcik
Massimo Riccaboni
Armando Rungi

5 - 15 July 2022 / Warwick/Coventry / University of Warwick

If you are an enthusiastic and motivated 15-17 year old student wishing to have an unforgettable and inspirational summer experience, our Warwick Pre-University Summer School is for you.

You will:

experience a taste of Warwick with like-minded peers at one of the UK’s highest ranked universities
enjoy nine nights on Warwick’s beautiful self-contained campus
spend one night and two days in London, including lots of time to enjoy the capital city and a visit to a top London University
choose from two courses taught by top Warwick faculty - Economics and Finance or A Taste of Social Sciences
live alongside Warwick student ambassadors fully participating in the programme
visit the famous University City of Oxford
have a great mix of academic and personal development sessions as well as social and cultural activities
experience a fully catered programme with no hidden costs
94% of 2018 and 2019 students would recommend the Pre-University Summer School

The University of Warwick is ranked in the top ten in major league tables in the UK, including The Complete University Guide, The Times and The Sunday Times 2021 and The Guardian 2022.

You will be taught by top class academics including Professor Abhinay Muthoo.

Our Summer School offers excellent value for money with all teaching, a range of social activities, London trip, events, excursions, guest lectures and fully inclusive catering and accommodation included in the tuition fee.

11 - 13 July 2022 / / National Council of Applied Economic Researach (NCAER)

New Delhi, India

The India Policy Forum (IPF) Editors invite prospective authors to submit their draft papers for IPF 2022 to [email protected].

Draft paper submission deadline: April 30, 2022

The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has been holding its
annual marquee event, the India Policy Forum (IPF) Conference every year since 2004. The IPF is a vital podium for carrying forward the rich legacy and historical traditions of promoting empirical evidence-based research that NCAER has always been known for. The IPF Conference is attended by a galaxy of eminent policymakers, scholars, practitioners,academics, and members of the research fraternity, thus providing an unparalleled platform and convening power for policy outreach. Apart from facilitating a dynamic interface between global experts and Indian policymakers, this one-of-a-kind event also mainstreams the economic challenges and persistent questions of the day while offering viable solutions for them.

The IPF promotes rigorous empirical research on Indian economic policy through
commissioned papers that are presented at an annual conference in New Delhi, discussed by leading researchers and top Indian policymakers, and then edited and published in the annual volume of the India Policy Forum. Besides the unique opportunity of interacting with top policymakers and scholars, the authors also receive peer reviewer comments and commentaries on their papers from the IPF participants.

The IPF Editors invite prospective authors to submit their draft papers for IPF 2022 to [email protected]. The submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. The ideal empirical papers should feature topics of policy relevance to India on which either - (1) there is new empirical evidence that can be presented, or (2) useful Indian and global evidence can be reviewed and synthesised for policymakers. Original research papers from younger scholars that present new data, analysis, and evidence for shaping policy are particularly welcome.

Important dates to remember:
Draft paper submission deadline: April 30, 2022
Paper selection and notification of acceptance: May 15, 2022
Revised final drafts for Conference submission deadline: June 15, 2022
Presentation at the Conference: July 11-13, 2022

Papers presented at the Conference will go through a second round of editorial review post the IPF before eventual publication in the IPF Volume, which will be edited by Dr Poonam Gupta (NCAER), Dr Karthik Muralidharan (University of California, San Diego), and Dr Pravin Krishna (Johns Hopkins University).
The authors of the selected papers will be paid return air airfare from their current place of work to New Delhi to present at the IPF 2022 conference and for their stay in New Delhi during the conference.

For queries, please contact [email protected] and [email protected].

22 - 23 August 2022 / Palais Coburg, Vienna, Austria / WU Vienna University of Economics and Business Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)

The WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK) will organize the annual Vienna Symposium on Foreign Exchange Markets from August 22-23, 2022 in Vienna at Palais Coburg.

We currently expect that a residential conference format will be possible in August. To alleviate health concerns and broaden the audience, we will also offer remote-participation alternatives.

We welcome papers on FX risk premia, FX strategies, FX valuation, FX and monetary policy, Emerging Market currencies, currency pegs, FX regimes, FX and business cycle, and related topics.

Deadline for submission is March 1, 2022.

23 - 25 August 2022 / Online /

Call for Papers - Deadline: 6 May 2022 (Friday)
China Economics Summer Institute (CESI)
23-25 August 2021, Tsinghua University


The 15th China Economics Summer Institute (CESI) will be held online between 23-25 August 2022 by Tsinghua University. The objective of CESI is to create a network and community of top level scholars working on Chinese economic development (working papers of previous CESI available at This initiative is currently co-sponsored by the Chinese University of Hong Kong-Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford King Center on Global Development at Stanford University, and the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University. The Summer Institute is organized in collaboration with the BREAD, NBER and CEPR networks of academic economists.


This call invites you to submit a paper or express your interest in attending the above Summer Institute, which will be hosted online this year by Tsinghua University, during 23-25 August 2022. The workshop intends to bring together the best scholars working on China in China, the US and Europe with other top level scholars who have an interest in working on China in the future. We welcome applications not only from those who want to present their research on China but also from anybody who has an interest in doing serious economic research on China and would like to use the workshop as means of exploring this possibility.


During the workshop for a period of three days, there will be seminar presentations. Senior scholars who will attend will be available for consultations with junior scholars. Afternoon sessions will give the opportunity to a select group of young scholars and Ph.D students to present their work.


The scientific committee of the China Economics Summer Institute is composed of Chong-En Bai, Ruixue Jia, Amber Li, Hongbin Li, Ernest Liu, Yi Lu, Albert Park, Gérard Roland, Zheng (Michael) Song, Heiwai Tang, Daniel Xu, Xiaobo Zhang, Yifan Zhang, and Li-An Zhou. The committee is co-chaired by Ruixue Jia and Michael Song.


Please register online ( for possible presentation at the meeting or expressions of interest in attending the meeting by 6 May 2022 (Friday).


If you need further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.


Yours sincerely,

China Economics Summer Institute (CESI)


Email: [email protected]

29 - 31 August 2022 / Barcelona Spain / Central Bank Research Association (CEBRA)

The Annual Meeting will take place in person at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Ciutadella Campus, Barcelona, Spain, and is co-organized by Banco de Espana, the Barcelona School of Economics (BSE) and the Leibniz Institute for Financial Research “Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe” (SAFE).

The Call for Papers can be found here:

Submissions deadline: April 1st, 2022 via the submissions portal

For further information please visit

7 - 8 September 2022 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University

European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with Canadian Institute of Technology will organize the 10th ICSD 2022 International Conference on Sustainable Development, with particular focus on Environmental, Economic and Socio-Cultural Sustainability.

The Conference theme : "Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: research, practice and education".

Papers will be published in Open Access EJSD Journal (Web of Science) and Proceedings.
For further information, please see the call for papers at

The 10th ICSD 2022 will be an excellent opportunity to share your ideas and research findings relevant to the Sustainability Science, through the European network of academics.

11 - 14 September 2022 / Basel University / Verein fue Socialpolitik/Basel University

Call for Papers on all economic topics: February 1 - March 1, 2022
Registration starts on 1 May 2022.

The Annual Conference of the Verein fuer Socialpolitik consists of an Open Meeting with mixed topics and of a core conference with invited lectures concerning “Big Data”. Presentations and Organised Sessions for the Open Meeting may be submitted from all fields of economics.

The submissions will be evaluated by anonymous reviewers and then selected by the programme commission. A decision by the commission can be expected by the mid-May 2022.

12 - 13 September 2022 / Geneva / The Graduate Institute, Geneva; The University of Geneva; The University of Lausanne and EPFL

The conference aims to promote a meaningful discussion among economists of diverse backgrounds, with a focus on a fair representation of all voices in our community. The conference strives to provide a safe space for discussion and exchange of ideas.

Keynote speeches will be delivered by Prof. Lakshmi Iyer (University of Notre Dame) and Prof. Alejandra Ramos (Trinity College Dublin). The conference will feature a public roundtable on "The Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic and Subsequent Countermeasures on Minorities in Academia", gathering perspectives from both faculty members and students.

Ph.D. candidates and postdoctoral researchers in ALL FIELDS are invited to submit a full paper by May 29, 2022.

16 - 17 September 2022 / Cambridge, UK /

The Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF) welcomes submissions for its 2022 Corporate Finance Theory Symposium to be held in Cambridge on 16 and 17 September 2022 in a hybrid format (unless otherwise notified). We anticipate that all the speakers, discussants and the keynote speaker will be present in person, Covid-permitting. The symposium covers all areas of theoretical corporate finance, including theory papers that combine corporate finance theory with a related area such as banking, market micro-structure, asset pricing, and financial accounting.

The format of the 2022 symposium will be similar in nature to previous years’ editions (Previous Conferences).  We expect to have about 8 papers (each with a discussant) and one keynote speech. The presentations will be also made available online (via Zoom Webinar).

The Keynote speaker for the 2022 Cambridge Corporate Finance Theory Symposium is Professor Josef Zechner (Vienna Graduate School of Finance and CEPR).

Please submit your paper (in pdf format) by clicking the following link:

Electronic Submission Form

Please read carefully before submitting your paper: Further Information and Requirements

The paper’s cover page must include: a title, abstract, authors' names and affiliations, and the email address of the corresponding author.

The deadline for submissions is 25 February 2022. The submitted paper must not have been accepted (or conditionally accepted) at a journal at the time of submission.

Conference Organisers:  Bart Lambrecht (CERFCambridge Judge Business School and CEPR) and Victoria Vanasco (CREI, UPF, Barcelona School of Economics and CEPR).

The event is in collaboration with the CEPR.

Email: [email protected] 

Programme Committee:






CREI, UPF, Barcelona School of Economics and CEPR



Arizona State University, W.P. Carey School of Business



Washington University in St. Louis and CEPR






University of Cambridge



UCLA Anderson School of Management



UVA Darden School of Business






University of Mannheim



The University of Texas at Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management


Segura Velez

Bank of Italy



University of Vienna



University of Toronto and CEPR



Tsinghua University



University of Bonn and CEPR



University of Pennsylvania ·



Simon Business School; University of Rochester

20 - 21 September 2022 / Seville, Spain / DG ECFIN is co-organising with the JRC

The Annual Research Conference 2022, co-organised by DG ECFIN and the JRC (European Commission), is themed ‘How to turn green in the European way? Keeping the cutting edge while remaining fair and social’.
The Conference brings together leading economic scholars and policy practitioners to discuss cutting-edge research addressing Europe’s economic policy challenges.

Research presented at the conference shall contribute to:

  • Design appropriate policies and instruments that incentivise a green transition
  • Change production and consumption patterns
  • Engineer the necessary private and public investment/technological transformation (define its timing and size without overburdening balance sheets)
  • Bring about the necessary innovation and human capital accumulation.

Towards achieving the goal of creating a platform that enables exchange and dissemination of scientific knowledge on economics and linked sciences between and amongst researchers, scholars and policymakers, there will be a poster session at the conference for early career researchers.


Deadline for extended abstract submission: 15 May 2022

12 - 12 November 2022 / Amsterdam, Netherlands /

The Event

This is the second edition of an annual conference series on the Political Economy of Finance. The series is an initiative of PolEconFin, a platform for researchers active in the political economy of finance.

This second edition will be dedicated to the intersection between political institutions, central banks, and the real sector.

The academic programme will consist of six papers with discussants and also feature a keynote lecture by:

Barry Eichengreen, University of California, Berkeley and CEPR

Questions regarding central banks’ independence and their mandates have repeatedly drawn renewed interest, first in the context of legacy issues in financial crises, the COVID-19 shock and the world climate emergency. This concerns both their role as supervisors and monetary policy authorities. At the same time, technological evolution in finance also challenges the modus operandi of central banks. These broad questions have major political economy implications. The organising committee invites submissions of theoretical and empirical papers on these issues. Topics of interest for the conference include:

• The politics of central bank independence
• Central bank power and COVID-19
• Economists’ capture and central bank research
• Private interests, lobbying, and central bank capture
• Democratic institutions and the design of monetary and financial authorities
• The (political) role of central banks in climate change
• Political consequences of central bank policies
• Independence and accountability in the conduct of monetary and financial policies
• Central bank’s mandate and governance problems
• Political economy aspects of central bank digital currencies
• Political challenges in regulating FinTech
• Financial repression and debt


The submission deadline is Sunday 29 May 2022 (6PM BST).

Authors who are CEPR affiliated or already have a CEPR profile can upload their submission by:
1) Going to and log in to the CEPR portal
2) If you are a member of the POE programme area click on "Change registration details", complete the requested information and click "Submit information"
3) If you are affiliated to another programme area or not CEPR affiliated but have a CEPR profile, click on "Step 1: Apply" and complete the requested information and click "Register"

Authors who do not have a CEPR profile can upload their submission by:
1) Creating a new profile here  
2) Go to and log in to the CEPR portal
3) Click on "Step 1: Apply" and complete the requested information and click "Register"

If you have any difficulties registering for this meeting, please contact Mandy Chan ([email protected]) for assistance (with subject header “CEPR Conference Political Economy of Central Banks”). There is no submission fee. The authors will be notified about the acceptance of papers in August 2022.

Further information

The conference will be held at the University of Amsterdam in a hybrid format allowing for both physical and online participation. The conference is scheduled on Saturday 12 November 2022 and followed by a dinner with all participants. Depending on sanitary constraints at the time of the meeting, the conference may be held entirely online.

Organising committee:

• Thomas Lambert, Erasmus University Rotterdam
• Enrico Perotti, University of Amsterdam and CEPR
• Magdalena Rola-Janicka, Tilburg University

Programme committee:

• Jean-Edouard Colliard, HEC Paris and CEPR
• Dana Foarta, Stanford University and CEPR
• Hans Gersbach, ETH Zurich and CEPR
• Rainer Haselmann, Goethe University Frankfurt and CEPR
• Deniz Igan, Bank for International Settlements and CEPR
• Elisabeth Kempf, University of Chicago and CEPR
• Kris James Mitchener, Santa Clara University and CEPR
• Alessandro Riboni, Ecole Polytechnique and CEPR
• Martin Schmalz, University of Oxford and CEPR
• Christoph Trebesch, Kiel University and CEPR


Conference website: 

Email: [email protected]

5 - 7 December 2022 / Geneva, Switzerland / World Trade Organization - WTO Gender Research Hub and WTO Trade and Gender Unit

The WTO Gender Research Hub has issued a call for papers for the first edition of the World Trade Congress on Gender entitled “Gender Equality for Sustainable Trade and Recovery.” The Congress, which will take place on 5-7 December 2022 at the WTO, is part of the research agenda undertaken by the WTO Gender Research Hub and the WTO Trade and Gender Unit. Selected applicants will have the opportunity to present their work to a global audience and to join a research network supporting trade and gender work at the WTO.
The Congress will provide a platform to draw attention to the findings of published or soon-to-be published research conducted by trade and gender experts and aims to promote innovative research in this field. Submissions are open for both members and non-members of the Hub.

The theme of the Congress is intended to highlight the trade and gender issues related to the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. It also provides an opportunity to deepen understanding of how women's empowerment can help countries overcome future crises, whether environmental, financial or food security related — and how trade can contribute to this. The Hub further invites participants to reflect on the extent to which trade can accelerate recovery and help rebuild a gender-responsive economic environment after crises.

The Congress Committee welcomes proposals on the following sub-themes, among others:

• Trade, gender and sustainable development
• Trade, employment and gender
• Trade, foreign investment and gender
• Trade, COVID-19 and gender
• Trade, gender and standards
• Gender, trade facilitation and crises
• Gender, infrastructure and crises
• Aid for trade, gender and recovery
• Role of the WTO and trade to promote gender equality in crises
• Role of women in trade during crises
• Role of free trade agreements for an inclusive solution to crises
• Trade, women entrepreneurs and recovery
• Trade, gender and innovation

Applicants are invited to submit a detailed abstract defining their research questions, methodological approach, and outcomes. The abstract should mention where the research has been published. If the paper has not yet been published, the abstracts must include sufficient detail to provide a sufficient understanding of the work expected in the final paper.

Applications should be submitted to [email protected] with the subject “WTCG — Call for Papers” by 1 July 2022.

Selected applicants will be notified at the latest by 1 September 2022.
The Congress will be a public event open to academics, students, international organisations, non-governmental organisations, the private sector, and delegations of WTO members.


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