Discrimination and Diversity Workshop

School of Economics and the Centre for Behavioural and Experimental Social Science

The University of East Anglia

20-21 June 2022

The 2nd Discrimination and Diversity Workshop will take place on

Monday, 20 June and Tuesday, 21 June 2022.

The goal of this workshop is to provide a platform for scholars conducting research on issues relating to discrimination and diversity to present their work and network with other experts in the field.

The workshop will be held virtually given the ongoing pandemic. Details of the previous year's workshop can be found here.


The workshop program is available here.

Outstanding Paper Awards

To promote and encourage the excellent research by junior researchers, the School of Economics and the Centre of Behavioural and Experimental Social Science at the University of East Anglia will be sponsoring two Outstanding Paper Awards worth £500 each.

The awards will be given to the two most outstanding papers presented by early-career researchers, and the recipients will be announced at the workshop.

Special Sessions Speakers

Universidad de los Andes and Interamerican Development Bank

University of the Basque Country

NHH Norwegian School of Economics

Paper Sessions

The workshop will feature 4 paper sessions each consisting of 4 presentations. Each session will have a dedicated theme and will be chaired by an expert researcher.

It is our pleasure to welcome invited speakers to chair and lead discussions in paper sessions dedicated to these topics:

Patrick Button

Tulane University

LGBTQ+ Individuals

Eric Chyn

Dartmouth College

Urban Diversity

Conrad Miller

UC Berkeley

Race and Ethnicity

Almudena Sevilla

University College London


Olga Stoddard

Brigham Young University


Organizing Committee and Scientific Committee

Laura Harvey and Boon Han Koh

Committee for Paper Selections:

UEA Faculty: Sheheryar Banuri, Christa Brunnschweiler, Ben D'Exelle, Amrish Patel, Stefania Sitzia, Robert Sugden

UEA PhD Students: John Billings, William Brown, Nikita Grabher-Meyer, Amir Jafarzadeh, Philip Melnikov, James Merewood

+ inputs from our session chairs.

Please contact us at eco.dnd@uea.ac.uk if you have any questions.

Call for Papers

We are no longer accepting paper submissions.

The deadline for paper submissions has passed, and notifications of paper acceptances have already been sent out.