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THE JOURNAL OF ECONOMETRICS SESSION AT THE (VIRTUAL) 2022 ASSA ON DATA PRIVACY AND CONFIDENTIALITY IN ITS RELATION TO ECONOMETRICS AND EMPIRICAL WORK.

HERE IS THE ANNOUNCEMENT AND LINK

Journal of Econometrics Session: Econometrics and Data in the 21st Century: Reproducibility and Transparency versus Privacy and Confidentiality

Panel Session

Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST)


John Friedman, Brown University

Topic: The Value of Differential Privacy Techniques in Economic Research: Small-Area Estimates of Long-Term Childrens' Outcomes

Bruce Hansen, University of Wisconsin

Topic: The State of Replicability in Econometrics

James G. MacKinnon, Queen’s University

Topic: Is Replication Feasible?

Lars Vilhuber, Cornell University

Topic: Data Privacy and Data Collection

John M. Abowd, U.S. Census Bureau

Topic: Data Privacy and the 2020 Census


We thank the Econometric Society for hosting this session.

Announcement: Aigner and Zellner Awards 2021:

The Editorial board is happy to announce the winners for the Aigner (best applied paper) and Zellner (best theory paper) Awards for 2021.

The 2021 Dennis J. Aigner Award for best empirical paper is awarded to

ESTIMATING LATENT ASSET PRICING FACTORS

by Martin Lettau and Markus Pelger, published in 2021, vol. 218.

The selection committee consists of Giuseppe Cavaliere, Jun Yu and Yacine Ait-Sahalia

The 2021 Arnold Zellner Award for best theory paper published in 2019-2020 is awarded to

NONPARAMETRIC IDENTIFICATION IN INDEX MODELS OF LINK INFORMATION

by Wayne Gao, published in 2020, vol. 215.

The selection committee consisted of James Powell (chair), Graham Elliott and Arthur Lewbel.

We would like to congratulate the award winners and express our thanks and appreciation to the members of the 2021 Award committees for their service. Please see the official Announcement on the JOE website here.

Turnaround Time:

We would like to announce our turnaround time for the March 2020 - March 2021 period. This includes all submissions.

Median Time till First Decision: 87 days; Mean Time: 95 days.


The Editorial Board of the journal of Econometrics is pleased to announce Theme Issues.

Check out our New Theme Issue Initiative here.


Guidelines for proposing a theme can be found here

News, etc.


  • A Special Annals Issue in honor of Gary Chamberlain was just published. Check this issue here.

  • We are happy to provide a video link from our recent Journal of Econometrics Panel Session "Econometrics in the 21st Century, Challenges and Opportunities" at the ASSA meetings in San Diego. The panelists are: Gary Chamberlain, Angus Deaton, Lars Hansen, Guido Imbens, Dan McFadden, Rosa Matzkin, and Chris Sims. We thank the Econometric Society for hosting this session at the meetings.



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