Researchers who are specialized in regional/urban economics and international trade come
together in order to share their ideas and comment on each other’s research papers. The
meeting encourages interaction and discussion between the researchers, so that new ideas
and joint projects can be initiated. Any theoretical or empirical paper discussing the topics of
economic geography or international trade is welcomed. This includes topics in urban
economics, regional economics, new economic geography, international trade, foreign direct
investment, and the economics of multinational firms.
Location: Frankfurt am Main
Start: Friday, February 19, 2016, early afternoon
End: Saturday, February 20, 2016, after lunch
No conference fee. Participants have to cover their own travel and accommodation costs.
Please send your paper before December 31, 2015 to egit[at]vwl[dot]tu-darmstadt[dot]de. Extended
abstracts are also welcome, but experience shows that full papers have a higher chance of
For further questions regarding the conference, please contact:
Volker Nitsch, nitsch[at]vwl[dot]tu-darmstadt[dot]de
Download the CfP here: CfP – EGIT February 2016