We are delighted to invite you to submit a paper for the 9th Zurich Conference on Public Finance in Developing Countries.

The Conference brings together leading economists working on public economics in developing countries. It provides an opportunity for researchers from different universities and countries to discuss their work in a relaxed atmosphere and to develop long-term collaborative relationships.

This year will be the last edition of the Conference, so this is your last chance to participate!

Keynote Speaker: Karthik Muralidharan, Tata Chancellor's Professor of Economics, University of California, San Diego and CEPR

Ski Day (Optional)
The Department of Economics, University of Zurich, is organising a ski day on Wednesday, 18 December 2024.


Economy class travel and hotel accommodation will be covered for presenters and discussants on an as-needed basis. Participation is free for everyone.

How to apply
Please upload your paper at this link. We aim to notify successful applicants by August 2024.


Nada Eissa (Georgetown University and NBER)
Francois Gerard (University College London and CEPR)
Joana Naritomi (London School of Economics and CEPR)
Oyebola Okunogbe (World Bank and CEPR)
Dina Pomeranz (University of Zurich and CEPR)