This conference focuses on the recent developments in contract theories. Papers are invited on all topics of contract theories including:
- relational contracting,
- transaction costs,
- attribution mechanisms,
- incomplete contracting,
- contract design, etc.
Papers presented may be theoretical or applied. A special attention will be given to proposals addressing issues related to procurement and public-private arrangements.
The conference will bring together academics, policymakers and practitioners to discuss those issues. The conference format will be designed to facilitate informal interactions among participants and promote future collaborations.
- The submission deadline is February 15, 2011
- Decision will be announced by March 15, 2011 (Program is now on line)
- Completed drafts of accepted papers are due by May 1st, 2011
Selection of participants will be based on a whole paper or on one- or two-pages extended abstract. Papers must be unpublished at time of submission.
The conference will take place on 30th and 31st may, 2011 at the Maison de l’Amérique Latine.
Participation to the Conference is not limited to speakers. You can attend the conference as listener.
Registration fees (speakers and listeners): 150 €
Registration fees for PhD students and students graduated from IAE : 80 €
Registration fees cover lunches and gala dinner as well as Conference materials and coffee breaks.
David Martimort, Paris School of Economics
Antonio Estache, Université Libre de Bruxelles