The Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) and the University of

Mannheim are jointly organising the third conference on "Recent

Developments in Macroeconomics" on June 27 and 28, 2012, in Mannheim,


Keynote Speakers

  • Volker Wieland (University of Frankfurt)
  • Jean Pisani-Ferry (Paris-Dauphine University, BRUEGEL)

Call for Papers

The conference programme will include keynote addresses as well as

presentations of contributed papers. The Centre for European Economic

Research (ZEW) and the University of Mannheim invite the submission of

theoretical as well as empirical work. We particularly encourage the

submission of papers dealing with global imbalances and their linkages to

the financial crisis. An additional focus will be on the economic and

fiscal integration in Europe, international economics, monetary policy, and

macroeconometrics. Submissions of papers in other areas are welcome, too.

Download Call for Papers (as PDF, 132 KB)


Authors are invited to submit extended abstracts including the following

information: · Title · At least two JEL codes · Name(s) of the author(s) ·

Affiliation · Contact information

Please submit contributions as PDF to macro- no later than April 15, 2012.

Notification of successful submissions: May 2, 2012.

Conference Programme

Conference Programme (as PDF, 52 KB)

Registration Non-Presenters


register via amiando.

No conference fee will be charged for presenters. The conference fee for participants not presenting a paper is €100. The fee covers conference materials, coffee breaks, the lunch break, and the conference dinner. Please note that all participants have to cover their accommodation and travel expenses themselves.

Venue of the Conference

How to reach the ZEW.

Scientific Committee

  • Wolfgang Franz (ZEW, University of Mannheim, German Council of Economic Experts)
  • Marcus Kappler (ZEW)
  • Atılım Seymen (ZEW)

Local Organising Committee

  • Claudia Busl
  • Jan Hogrefe
  • Marcus Kappler
  • Andreas Sachs
  • Frauke Schleer
  • Atılım Seymen

27. - 28.06.2012

Event Location
ZEW, L 7,1 D-68161 Mannheim