The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA) and the Latin American Meeting of the Econometric Society (LAMES) will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from November 9 - 11, 2017, hosted by Universidad de San Andrés (UdeSA). We look forward to meeting you during the conference! More here.
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The Festival for New Economic Thinking will take place from 19-20 October 2017 at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange in Scotland. Exhibitors will have the chance to showcase their works as well as discuss their original research findings throughout the Festival. Finalists will have the chance to present their research findings and motivation behind the poster in front of a panel of data specialists and professors. The Award for Best Visualization will end the session, based on marking by a panel of senior scholars. All contributions ought to be original work and should be submitted by August 21, 2017. To submit your contributions, click here!
The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and the Banco Central del Uruguay are pleased to announce the call for papers for the Workshop on Financial Stability and the Workshop on International Macro, both to be held in Montevideo, Uruguay, on 7-8 December 2017. The organizers welcome theoretical and empirical papers on the topics of financial stability, financial regulation and supervision, systemic risk, banking, macro-prudential policies, early warning indicators and other related topics. Contributions on contagion and the propagation of financial risk are particularly welcome this year. The deadline for submission is September 1, 2017. Full papers, in PDF format, should be submitted through the web-site. More information here
The School of Management at the Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia) seeks applications to fill several full time positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels in the fields of Organization Theory, Organizational Behavior, and Leadership. Interested candidates should submit the following documents: A cover letter; A curriculum vitae or resume including contact information of three referees (referees will not be contacted until the final candidates have been shortlisted; A teaching statement, including course evaluations (if available); A research statement; Copies of two recent research papers by 31 of August 2017.For more information, please click here
Vanderbilt University has an exciting opportunity for a Research Assistant I. This Research Assistant I will provide, under supervision, support for specified research projects; contribute to building and maintaining a project website; perform quality control processes; collaborate with data visualization (creating and editing graphs, videos, and infographics); and assist in the general operations and inventory of a survey research institute. The position is ideal for a person who seeks to learn, acquire, and use new skills (e.g., programming languages) related to research production. Application will be received until the position will be filled. For more information, click here
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