Call for Papers: ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement 2020

The Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) will hold its annual conference, organised in partnership with the UK Office for National Statistics (ONS), at King’s Business School, King’s College London,  20 – 22 May 2020.

Keynote speakers include:

Anil Arora (Statistics Canada)

John Van Reenen (London School of Economics)

Anna Vignoles (University of Cambridge)

The conference is a meeting for researchers working in academia and in national and international institutions to discuss recent research advances in economic statistics.

We invite submissions of papers on all aspects of the measurement and use of economic statistics, including: the productivity puzzle, the digital economy, National Accounts and ‘Beyond GDP’, regional statistics, measurement using big data and administrative data, international trade flows and the location of economic activity.

Please submit a full paper or an extended abstract by 12 January 2020.

Full papers are preferred over extended abstracts. To submit a paper please click here. We also welcome proposals for Special Sessions of up to three papers. These should be sent to:

Submissions will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee and guest reviewers from the ESCoE and ONS. Decisions will be made soon after the deadline.

Scientific Committee Chairs:

Ana Beatriz Galvão (University of Warwick and ESCoE)
Martin Weale (King’s College London and ESCoE)

Attendance at the conference will be free, but no funds are available for accommodation or travel. For details of funds available for students please see our student competitions.

The programme of the previous ESCoE Conference on Economic Measurement may be found here.