In conjunction with the 26th Dubrovnik Economic Conference (DEC), to be held on July 11 - July 13, 2020, the Croatian National Bank is organizing the Young Economists' Seminar (YES), a day of sessions on July 11, 2020 designed to enable young economists to interact with an international audience.
The Selection Committee will invite the authors of up to six papers to present their work, receive feedback and discussion comments from senior scholars attending the DEC. Authors of papers dealing with any field of economics are explicitly encouraged to submit their work. Preference will be given to work in progress where the selection committee believe that there will be greatest benefit from external feedback.
All participants must be able to arrive no later than the evening of July 10, 2020 and depart no earlier than the morning of July 14, 2020. Authors whose papers are selected for presentation will also be invited to participate in the full DEC.
To be eligible, potential participants must be either:
- nationals of any country who are currently attending post-graduate studies in the European Union, or citizens of European Union countries or EU Candidate countries currently studying for an advanced degree in any country; OR
- nationals of any country who are currently employed in the European Union countries or EU Candidate countries, who have received their most recent degree no earlier than 2014.
All papers must be in English and submitted electronically in Word, Word Perfect or Adobe pdf format to Professor Randall K. Filer (firstname.lastname@example.org) by April 15, 2020. NO PAPERS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THIS DATE. Please title your email AND the file containing the paper as “YOUR NAME, Submission for YES 2020”. All applicants will be notified of the Selection Committee’s decision not later than May 15, 2020.