ITAM-PIER Conference on Macroeconomics
Mexico City, 22-23 August 2019
The Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México
(ITAM) and the Pennsylvania Institute for Economic Research (PIER) of the
University of Pennsylvania will organize this summer the fifth edition of the annual conference on Macroeconomics. This
series builds on and replaces the former ITAM Summer Camp in Macroeconomics.
The conference alternates between
Mexico City and Philadelphia, and will take place this year at
the ITAM Santa Teresa Campus in Mexico City thanks to the generous support of the Fundación de Estudios Financieros (FUNDEF). The conference will last for two
days, from August 22nd to 23rd, 2019. We expect to cover about ten papers in
The goal of this conference series is to
bring together researchers from around the world to discuss frontier articles
in the leading topics in Macroeconomics. The focus of the conference is very
broad, aiming to include theoretical and empirical work, work with a positive
or normative focus, as well as work from either a domestic or international
The submission deadline is May 17th, 2019 (see details in the call for papers). We hope to see you in Mexico City!