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EABCN Conference on 'Advances in Local Projections and Empirical Methods for Central Banking'

Paper Submission Deadline: 5 pm GMT, June 30th, 2023

Call for Papers: 

The conference covers a broad range of themes around empirical methods for central banking. It will bring together recent contributions in this area of research, including studies with a strong theoretical basis and empirical papers.
A non-exclusive list of examples of relevant topics includes:

  • Theoretical Advances on Local Projections
  • Empirical Applications of Local Projections
  • Local Projections in Central Banking
  • Empirical Analyses in monetary and fiscal policy

Confirmed Speakers 

Òscar Jordà (Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and CEPR) and Sílvia Gonçalves (McGill University) are confirmed invited speakers, and we welcome further relevant submissions.

The conference is organised by Barbara Rossi (University Pompeu Fabra and CEPR) and Eleonora Granziera (Norges Bank).
The event is hosted by the University Pompeu Fabra and sponsored by the EABCN.
Funding is available for travel expenses for academic participants presenting their work. Expenses will be reimbursed according to the standard CEPR travel guidelines. Costs will not be covered for central bank participants.

How to Apply

The deadline for submissions is 5 pm GMT on Friday, June 30th, 2023
Please state in your application if you are willing to present in a poster session, and whether you can cover your travel and accommodation expenses, or if you require funding. 
Authors of successful submissions and accepted participants will be notified early July 2023.

Authors who are CEPR affiliated or already have a CEPR profile can upload their submission by:

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  3. Click on "Step 1: Apply" OR If you have been pre-registered as you are connected to a relevant programme area click on "Change registration details"
  4. Under "Apply to Attend" click "Yes"
  5. Tick the boxes that apply to you 
  6. Tick "Would you like to submit a paper?", upload your paper and supply the requested information
  7. Click "Submit form" to complete the submission.

Authors who are not CEPR affiliated or do not have a CEPR profile can:

  1. Creating a new profile here
  2. Going to and logging in
  3. After you have logged in, go to
  4. Click on "Step 1: Apply"
  5. Under "Apply to Attend" click "Yes"
  6. Tick the boxes that apply to you 
  7. Tick "Would you like to submit a paper?", upload your paper and supply the requested information
  8. Click "Submit form" to complete the submission.

If you have any difficulty in applying please contact, Lydia Williams, CEPR Senior Events Officer at [email protected] for assistance, with the subject line ‘EABCN Conference – Local Projections, 2023’