Welcome to the 31st Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE)

Strathclyde Business School (SBS), University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, G4 0QU

June 14-17, 2017

The 31th Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE) will take place on June 14-17, 2017 at the Strathclyde Business School (SBS), University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland. The aim of the Conference is to facilitate the exchange of research ideas and results across a range of fields, including the economics of the household, labour economics, public economics, demography, and health economics.

Michèle Belot (University of Edinburgh) will serve as the program chair and Robert E. Wright (University of Strathclyde) as the local organiser. The keynote speakers will be Janet Currie (Princeton University) and Wilbert van der Klaauw (Federal Reserve Bank of New York). The presidential address will be given by Marco Francesconi (University of Essex).

Papers must be submitted online here. Submissions must include an abstract and, if possible, the complete paper itself in pdf format (one single file, including tables and figures). Preference will be given to submissions that include a complete paper.

The paper submission site is open since November 18, 2016. The submission deadline is February 1, 2017. Acceptance decisions will be announced by April 1, 2017. Accepted papers will only be included in the final programme if presenting authors have registered by May 1, 2017.

Each participant may present at most one paper but can co-author more than one paper in the programme. Graduate students have a reduced registration fee, provided that his/her advisor confirms the student status.