This conference seeks to explore the use of economic and econometric techniques to study educational issues. We invite the submission of original research from colleagues working in the area. We especially welcome research which applies identification strategies as difference-in-differences, instrumental variables, regression discontinuity, static and dynamic choice modeling, (non-)parametric frontier models and structural equations. Both macro and micro-economic topics are of interest to this conference.
Call for Papers: the conference includes oral and poster presentations. For all types of proposals, speakers are expected to send a minimum 200-300 word structured abstract by January 14, 2024, at the latest, using this online form: Abstract submission LEER Conference 2024
Authors will be notified on acceptance by January 24, 2024.
The conference is organized by the research center 'Leuven Economics of Education Research' (LEER) of the Faculty of Economics and Business at KU Leuven (Belgium).
Keynote speakers are prof. Kjell G. Salvanes (Norway), prof. Michèle Belot (USA) and prof. Eric Bettinger (USA).