7-9 July 2017 | 11th Annual Meeting of the “Portuguese Economic Journal” – Call for papers (extended deadline)

7-9 July 2017


The 11th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Economic Journal, organized by Centre for Transdisciplinary Development Studies (CETRAD), will take place at the University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro (UTAD) on 7-9 July 2017.

Keynote Speaker: Sofia Villas-Boas | Empirical policy research using reduced form and structural methods

Portuguese Economic Journal website

Submissions in all fields of Economics are welcome and should be made through Conference Maker, until 15th March 2017 (extended deadline till 20th March 2017), here.

Papers should be written in English. The cover page should contain the following elements: article title, name of the author(s), affiliation(s), presenter, address(es), email(s), abstract (up to 600 words), keywords, and JEL classification codes.


Paper submission                    15th March (29 March 2017)

Acceptance notification         21st April

Early registration                    15th May

Author’s registration              7th June

Late registration                     As of 16th May

Scientific Committee:

Vasco Carvalho (University of Cambridge, UK) – Chair

Ana Rute Cardoso (Institute for Economic Analysis – CSIC and Barcelona GSE, Spain)

Fernando Branco (Católica-Lisbon SBE, Portugal)

Francisco Gomes (London Business School, UK)

Isabel Horta Correia (Banco de Portugal and Católica-Lisbon SBE, Portugal)

Joana Pais (ISEG of ULisboa, Portugal)

João Santos Silva (University of Surrey, UK)

Nuno Limão (University of Maryland, USA)

Paulo Guimarães (Banco de Portugal and Universidade do Porto, Portugal)

Pedro Vicente (NOVA SBE, Portugal)

Ricardo Reis (London School of Economics, UK)

Sílvia Gonçalves (Western University, Canada)

Sofia Villas-Boas (University of California at Berkeley, USA)

Local Organizing Committee:

João Rebelo (UTAD, Portugal) – Chair

Ana Marta (UTAD, Portugal)

José Vaz Caldas (UTAD, Portugal)

Leonida Correia (UTAD, Portugal)

Lina Gomes (UTAD, Portugal)

Patrícia António (UTAD, Portugal)

Patrícia Martins (UTAD, Portugal)

Sofia Gouveia (UTAD, Portugal)

For further information on registration, fees, venue, and accommodation, please refer to the Meeting website:


Conference Contacts:

Edifício da ECHS – Polo, Quinta de Prados

5001-801 Vila Real, Portugal

Tel: +351 259 350 168

Email: pej2017@utad.pt

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