8th European Meeting of the Urban Economic Association

The Kraks Fond – Institute for Urban Economic Research is participating in the 8th European Meeting of the Urban Economics Association (UEA) in Düsseldorf.

Date and Location

May 11-12, 2018
At Heinrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf, Germany

Conference venue
Haus der Universität
Schadowplatz 14
Düsseldorf city center

Reception
Friday May 11, 7:30 pm – 23:00 pm.
Kerkhoff Lounge
Elisabethstraße 11
Düsseldorf city center
The reception is sponsored by the Kraks Fond – Institute for Urban Economic Research.
There will be a personal invitation for this event.

REGISTRATION, TRAVEL AND ACCOMODATION

To sign up and get tips on travel and accommodation please visit the conference website.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Erik Hurst (Chicago)
Stephen Redding (Princeton)

Program

May 11, 2018

09:00 to 10:00 Keynote Lecture I
10:00 to 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 to 12:30 Parallel Sessions 01
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 to 15:30 Parallel Sessions 02
15:30 to 15:45 Coffee break
15:45 to 17:15 Parallel Sessions 03
17:15 to 17:30 Coffee break
17:30 to 19:00 Parallel Sessions 04
19:30 to 23:00 Reception, Kerkhoff Louge

May 12, 2018

09:00 to 10:00 Keynote Lecture II
10:00 to 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 to 12:30 Parallel Sessions 05
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 to 15:30 Parallel Sessions 06

 

View detailed program

Download detailed program as PDF

List of participants as PDF available here

Student Prize

Participating students can compete for the “Kraks Fond Prize for Best Student Paper at the European Meeting of the Urban Economics Association”.
You can find more information on the student prize here.

About the organizers

The Urban Economics Association (UEA) promotes participation and excellence in academic research in urban and regional economics. The association organizes annual meetings in North America and in Europe. The UEA also sponsors summer schools and workshops around the world. The board of the UEA currently includes editors from the leading academic journals in the field: the Journal of Urban Economics, Regional Science and Urban Economics and the Journal of Economic Geography.