The Africa Meeting of the Econometric Society, AFES 2021 will be held at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Statistique et d’Economie Appliquée (ENSEA) from 3 to 5 June 2021.

 

Conference Fees: Payment at https://editorialexpress.com/conference/AFES2021

Registration categories and pricing are covered in detail below:

a) Early registration: before April 23, 2021

Onsite participation:

  • Regular fees:  US$ 250
  • Students’ fees: US$ 150

 

Online participation:

  • Presenters: Regular fees: US$ 150
  • Students’ fees: US$ 100
  • Non-presenter fees: US$ 50

 

b) Late registration: after April 23, 2021

Onsite participation:

  • Regular fees: US$ 300
  • Students’ fees: US$ 200

 

Online participation:

  • Presenters: Regular fees: US$ 200
  • Students’ fees: US$ 150
  • Non-presenter fees: US$ 50

 

AFRICA SUMMER SCHOOL IN ECONOMETRICS (ASSE) 2021:  Prior to the Meeting, the 2021 Africa Summer School in Econometrics (ASSE) will be hosted by ENSEA from May 25, to June 2, 2021. This Summer School will feature the 2021 Marschak lecture that will take place on June 2, 2021 and delivered by Manuel Arellano (CEMFI, Madrid). The 2021 ASSE includes the following topics:

  • (i) Causal inference and policy evaluation for (Quasi) experimental data and Non-experimental data,
  • (ii) New developments on Panel data analysis methods,
  • (iii) Bootstrap Methods,
  • (iv) Financial Econometrics,
  • (v) Macroeconometrics: Time series.

 

Confirmed lecturers are (in alphabetical order):

More information on the Summer School is available at https://www.africaeconometricsociety.com/

 

Financial Support:

Financial support will be available to young researchers from Africa who wish to present papers during the conference. The allocation of the grants will be on a competitive basis. The grants will partially cover travel and accommodation expenses for on-site participants.

  • Applications for grants should be sent to africa.es.2021@gmail.com by March 12, 2021 and should be accompanied by the applicant’s CV.
  • Selected applicants will be informed by March 22, 2021.