Each day begins with 3 parallel sessions ( 9:00 AM -10:30 AM) by invited speakers, each session contains two presentations by invited speakers. This listing of these sessions and the available abstracts are available at this LINK.
Uneven Growth and Social Conflict (More)
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, 10 July, Merewether Lecture Theater 1
Debraj Ray is Silver Professor in the Faculty of Arts and Science, and Professor of Economics at New York University. Ray works in the areas of development economics and game theory. He graduated with a Bachelors degree from the University of Calcutta and Masters and PhD from Cornell University. He is a Fellow of the Econometric Society, a Guggenheim Fellow, and a Fellow of the Society for Advancement in Economic Theory. Ray has served on the editorial boards of Econometrica, the Journal of Economic Theory, the Journal of Development Economics, the Journal of Economic Growth, the Japanese Economic Review, Games and Economic Behavior, and American Economic Journal Microeconomics. He has served as a Foreign Editor of the Review of Economic Studies, and as Co-editor of the Econometric Society journal, Theoretical Economics. He holds an honorary degree from the University of Oslo, and is currently a Co-Editor of the American Economic Review.
Measuring Uncertainty about Long-Run Predictions (More)
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, 11 July, Merewether Lecture Theater 1
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday 12 July, Merewether Lecture Theater 1
Frank Smets is Director General of the Directorate General Research of the European Central Bank. He is professor of international economics at the Centre for Economic Studies at the KU Leuven and an honorary professor in the Duisenberg chair at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Groningen. He is a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London and CESifo in Munich. He has written and published extensively on monetary, macroeconomic, financial and international issues mostly related to central banking in top academic journals such as the Journal of the European Economic Association, the American Economic Review and the Journal of Monetary Economics. He has been managing editor of the International Journal of Central Banking from 2008 till 2010. Before joining the European Central Bank in 1998, he was a research economist at the Bank for International Settlements in Basel, Switzerland. He holds a PhD in Economics from Yale University.
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The Econometric Society's Australasian Meeting for 2013 (ESAM 2013) will be held on the campus of the University of Sydney, Sydney, from July 9 - July 12.
The program will consist of both Invited Sessions and Contributed Sessions. We welcome submissions to the Contributed Sessions in all areas of Economics.
Submissions must be made online (via Conference Maker) by
Please take note of all the Key Dates for the conference.
The registration fee for Society members is $500 until June 8 and $600 from June 9. For registration fees for non-members, see here:
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