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The Lisbon Meeting on Institutions and Political Economy aims at bringing together scholars who share methodologies and research topics in these two fields. The meeting is organized by Pedro Magalhães (Institute of Social Sciences, Lisbon), Susana Peralta and José Tavares (Nova School of Business and Economics).
 

Lisbon Meeting on Institutions and Political Economy

Lisbon, 19th and 20th February 2016

 
 
The third edition of the Lisbon Meeting on Institutions and Political Economy will take place in Lisbon, the 19th and 20th of February 2016. This meeting consists of sessions where contributed papers are presented, and two keynote public addresses by Toke Aidt (University of Cambridge) and Georg Vanberg (Duke University).
 
 

We welcome submissions of complete papers on the following topics:

 

Coalition Theory and Governance (session chaired by Georg Vanberg)
Local government finance and political economy
Political accountability
Political institutions (session chaired by Toke Aidt)
Conflict and fragility (session chaired by Tilman Brück)

 
 

Submissions should take the form of a complete paper, and be sent to: callforpapers@lisbonmeeting.org.pt

Submissions should be sent no later than January 3th 2016.
The scientific committee’s decisions will be announced by January 17th 2016.

 
Limited funds are available for travelling and lodging costs of junior participants. In order to be eligible for travel reimbursements, please submit your CV and a letter of support from your PhD supervisor before the deadline.

About

The Lisbon Meeting on Institutions and Political Economy is a friendly and intellectually stimulating meeting which aims at bringing together scholars from Economics and Political Science who share methodologies and/or research topics. The Meeting...

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Program

The Meeting takes place on Friday, February 19th, and Saturday, February 20th, at room 306 of the Nova School of Business and Economics.     Friday, February 19th 2016   8:30 AM Registration and...

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People

Lisbon Meeting is honored to host the authors of contributed papers, and two distinguished keynote speakers.     Keynote Lecturers   Georg Vanberg Georg Vanberg is a Professor of Political Science at Duke University....

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Venue

The Lisbon Meeting takes place in a historical building in the heart of Lisbon – the Nova School of Business and Economics. The building is located in the midst of a pleasant park, and...

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