SSES Annual Congress 2021 | Digital Transformation

Datum der Konferenz: 
10.06.2021 bis 11.06.2021
Deadline zur Einreichung von Beiträgen (Datum): 
Art der Konferenz: 
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The Department of Economics at the University of Zürich will organize the 2021 Annual Congress of the Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES) on June 10 (Thursday) and June 11 (Friday), 2021. The Congress will take place online via Zoom.
Submissions of papers across all fields of economics and statistics are encouraged. In addition, there will be two keynote lectures on the topic of Digital
Transformation, by Christina Caffarra (CRA) and Hal Varian (Google).



Authors will be able to submit their papers electronically (preliminary or full version, including abstract, JEL codes and keywords) between December 15, 2020 and February 1, 2021 via the conference website: There is no submission fee. However, presenters of accepted papers and other interested attendees have to be member of the SSES. Joining the SSES is possible later on as part of the registration process.  Authors who wish to be considered for the 2021 SSES Young Economist Award should indicate this when submitting papers. The papers to be presented will be selected by the Programme Committee comprising colleagues from member institutions of the SSES. The presenting authors of accepted papers are expected to be available for presentation throughout both days of the meeting. Notifications of acceptance will be sent by email no later than April 1, 2021. The registration deadline for the conference is May 1, 2021. A selection of contributions related to the special theme will be published in a proceedings volume of the Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (



Rainer Winkelmann (Chair), David Dorn, Florian Scheuer, Marek Pycia, Ulrich Woitek.


We look forward to welcoming you at the SSES Annual Congress 2021.

Land der Konferenz: 
Lisa Elsasser
Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics
Ort der Konferenz: 
Online via Zoom