Bruneck|Brunico, 21-22 October 2019

We invite submission for the Workshop on Political Economy, which will be held at the Bruneck-Brunico campus of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano on Monday, October 21 and Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

The workshop aims at bringing together top scholars in Political Economics to discuss their recent research.  The format of the workshop will consist in presentations of approximately 45 minutes, followed by a discussion. Andrei Shleifer will be the keynote speaker. The Free University of Bozen-Bolzano will reimburse accommodation costs, and, subject to availability of funds, will cover part of the travel costs.

While submissions in all fields of political economics are welcome, preference will be given to topics related to:

  • Political economy and geography.
  • Political economy and infrastructures.
  • Political economy of populism.
  • Political economy of conflict.

We welcome submission of unpublished papers and extended abstracts for work in progress. Submissions should be sent by July, 5, 2019, to

Authors of accepted papers will be notified by July, 20, 2019.

Call fo papers (pdf)