NOTE: This event takes place as a video conference.

Starting time: 10:20 (time zone: UTC+2, Germany) 

The ZEW is pleased to announce the call for papers for the 2020 ZEW Public Finance Conference. The conference will take place in Mannheim on 8 May 2020.

The conference is held on an annual basis and aims to cover all fields of public economics and political economy. Both empirical and theoretical papers are welcome.

The focus of the 2020 conference is on advances in local public economics. The keynote lecture by Daniel Sturm will be centered on this subject. Submissions of related papers are especially welcome.

Both full papers and ongoing projects are welcome. We offer the opportunity to present posters for ongoing projects to receive early feedback.

Keynote Speaker

Daniel Sturm

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), United Kingdom

Scientific Committee

Submit your paper by 15 February 2020 via this link.

Applicants will be notified whether their submission has been accepted by the beginning of March 2020. The conference fee will be waived for speakers presenting a paper.

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08.05.2020 | 10:20 - 17:00 (CET)

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