The Università di Roma “Tor Vergata” is very pleased to organize the 39th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE), which is scheduled to take place 2-4 September 2012 in Rome, Italy.
The conference venue will be the Conference Centre “Auditorium della Tecnica” in the headquarters of Confindustria (Italian Confederation of Industry), in the EUR district (15 minutes from the city center).
The annual EARIE conference provides a platform to present and discuss the latest research in the wider field of industrial economics. It attracts more than 400 participants annually. The current president of EARIE is Patrick Rey (TSE and IDEI). All interested researchers are invited to submit their papers.
The city is one of Europe’s and the world’s most successful city “brands”, both in terms of reputation and assets. Its historic center is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Monuments and museums such as the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum are amongst the world’s 50 most visited tourist destinations (the Vatican Museums receiving 4.5 million tourists and the Colosseum receiving 4 million tourists every year).
The social programme of the 2012 EARIE Conference will include private visits to the Terme di Caracalla (Baths of Caracalla) and to the Cappella Sistina (Sistine Chapel). Not to be missed!
The programme will be made of contributed sessions and of invited sessions, selected by the Scientific Committee chaired by Yossi Spiegel (Tel Aviv). We are very pleased to announce the invited keynote speakers for EARIE 2012:
- Liran Einav (Stanford)
- Michael Katz (Haas School of Business, Berkeley).
Young Economists’ Essay Awards
The purpose of the Young Economists' Essay Awards is to encourage young researchers to participate in the conference. The awards are given for exceptionally innovative and high-level papers written by researchers who (a) are under the age of 35 and (b) have completed their PhD less than 5 years ago. For papers with multiple authors each author should satisfy the criteria (a) and (b). If you wish to be considered for this award at EARIE 2012, please tick the corresponding box on the submission form.