August 1, 2016 Paper submission opens
November 30, 2016 Paper submission closes
February 15, 2017 Notification of paper acceptance
March 1, 2017 Contact authors of selected papers
March 15, 2017 Registration of authors of selected papers
March 15, 2017 Papers included in final programme
May 31, 2017 Submission of final drafts

The IEA is pleased to announce a call for papers for the Eighteenth World Congress. The proposal should include the title of the paper, the author(s)’ affiliation and contact information, the main questions to be examined, the most relevant literature, the intended contribution of the paper to the literature, and the possible data sets and methodology to be employed. 

The Program Committee, chaired by Kaushik Basu, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, World Bank, who is assisted by an international program committee,  will evaluate all proposals in terms of originality, analytical rigor, and policy relevance and will contact the authors whose papers have been selected by March 1, 2017 (Registration deadline for presenters of papers  and deadline to have papers included in final program is March 15, 2017). Final drafts are due by May 31, 2017. Further information on the conference program will be posted on the IEA website.

We do hope to see you at the IEA World Congress!