Young Economists' Meeting 2017
June 1-2 in Brno

YEM2017

We thank all those who attended the Young Economists' Meeting 2017 in Brno. This year participants from 27 institutions presented and discussed 38 presentations. The Best Paper Award prize was presented to Eric Melander for the paper Creating ‘Us and Them’: Racial Propaganda, Insularity and Right-Wing Ideology. We also thank our guest speakers David Masclet and Stepan Jurajda for taking the time and effort to be with us. 

The picture gallery of the conference is here.
The conference program is here.

Keynote speakers

David Masclet is Professor at the University of Rennes 1 and research fellow at the CREM and CIRANO (University of Montreal).  His fields of research include public economics (public goods, tax compliance) labor economics, and personnel economics. He is a founding member and President of the French Association of Experimental Economics and an associate editor of Social Choice and Welfare.  David ranks among top 5% authors by RePEc.

   

Štěpán Jurajda is Professor at CERGE-EI in Prague and research fellow at IZA. His research focuses on international wage comparisons, gender differences in the labor market and in education. He published in Economics of Education Review, Economics of Transition, Journal of Comparative Economics or Labor Economics.

Publication of papers

After the conference we will encourage researchers to submit their papers to the peer reviewed journal Review of Economic Perspectives. All submissions go through a regular refereeing process and the deadline for submissions (to be published in Winter 2017) is June 30, 2017.

 

 

Conference organizers: Martin Guzi, Miloš Fišar, Ondřej Krčál and Rosťa Staněk.

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