Irish Economic Association

Irish Economics Association

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IEA Conference 2014

The 31st Annual Irish Economic Association Conference will be held in the Institute of Banking in Dublin on Thursday May 4th and Friday May 5th, 2017.

Frank Walsh from the school of economics UCD is the local organiser

Conference email:

The ESR guest lecture will be given by Professor Deirdre McCloskey (University of Illinois at Chicago) and the Edgeworth Lecture by Professor John Muellbauer (University of Oxford).

The Association invites submissions of papers to be considered for the conference programme. Papers may be on any area in Economics, Finance or Econometrics.

As in previous years the IEA will award the Conniffe prize for the best paper presented by a young economist at the annual meeting,  as well as the Novartis prize for the best paper presented in the area of Health Economics.

The deadline for submitted articles is the 7th of February 2017 and submissions can be made through