IEA World Congress Mexico 2017
IEA World Congress

The International Economic Association (IEA) is pleased to announce its Eighteenth World Congress to be held in Santa Fe, Mexico City between Monday 19 and Friday 23 June 2017.The congress is jointly organized with the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, CIDE, Mexico. The theme of the congress is Globalization, Growth and Sustainability.

The world congress is a global event, it is the sole world meeting embracing all fields of economics, including all areas and all approaches, from theory to empirics. Because of its broadness, it attracts not only scholars but also distinguished economists from non-academic institutions such as central banks and other public institutions from a very wide range of countries, permitting a rich exchange of views.

The upcoming congress will feature research presentations by leading economists from across the globe. More than 500 economists are expected to attend and over 400 papers will be presented in parallel academic sessions.  There will also be a number of policy sessions and keynote lectures.

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

Invitation to hold invited session

The IEA is pleased to invite all member associations to convene an invited session at the upcoming congress. This would mean identifying a theme/topic and inviting three or four speakers…

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Call for papers

August 1, 2016 Paper submission opens
November 30, 2016 Paper submission closes
February 15, 2017 Notification of paper acceptance

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Sponsoring the World Congress

Sponsorship is critical to the success of the congress as it helps defray the cost of attracting high profile speakers and helps to ensure that registration costs can be set to enable…

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Registration opens:  Aug 1, 2016  |  Regular registration: Aug 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017  |  Late registration: May 1, 2017 to congress date

Registration Fees


Payments received between Aug 1, 2016 and April 30, 2017
  • Regular participants: USD 340
  • Students: USD 150

  • Accompanying persons: USD 90

  • All fees are in USD


Payments received after April 30, 2017
  • Regular participants: USD 430
  • Students: USD 220

  • Accompanying persons: USD 90

  • All fees are in USD