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Welcome to Riga!

The 5th annual conference of the Baltic Economic Association is jointly hosted by the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga and Latvijas Banka. It will take place on June 19-20, 2023.

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Keynote speaker: Beata Javorcik (EBRD's Chief Economist, Oxford University)

Important dates:

  • December 10: submission platform open

  • February 28: deadline for submissions

  • March 31: decisions on submissions

  • April 30: registration deadline

  • June 19 - 20: conference

Award for the best paper presented by a PhD student

The BEA prize, amounting to EUR 500, is awarded to the best paper presented by a PhD student. The candidates for the award are not limited to the Baltic region (neither in terms of institution nor nationality). The following rules apply:

  • The paper is presented at the conference;

  • All authors of the paper are doctoral students or researchers having defended their thesis in 2023 (if more than one author, the amount will be split between the co-authors).

If you fulfill the criteria and wish to be considered for the award, please indicate so when submitting your paper for the conference.