North American Summer Meeting

Jun 19 - 22, 2014

Minneapolis, MN


THE 2014 NORTH AMERICAN SUMMER MEETING of the Econometric Society will be held June 19–22, 2014, at the University of Minnesota. The program will include submitted papers, as well as the 2nd Hurwicz Lecture by Eric Maskin (Harvard University), the Walras-Bowley Lecture by Rafael Repullo (CEMFI), and the Cowles Lecture by Ariel Pakes (Harvard University), and the following semi-plenary sessions:

Yuliy Sannikov, Princeton University
Andrzej Skrzypacz, Stanford University

International Macro
Mark Aguiar, Princeton University
Patrick Kehoe, University of Minnesota and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

International Trade
Pol Antràs, Harvard University
Stephen Redding, Princeton University

Labor: Micro and Macro Approaches
Jean-Marc Robin, Sciences Po
Robert Shimer, University of Chicago

Victor Chernozhukov, MIT
Han Hong, Stanford University

Biological and Cultural Factors Affecting Economic Behavior
Alberto Bisin, New York University
Aldo Rustichini, University of Minnesota

Mikhail Golosov, Princeton University
Veronica Guerrieri, University of Chicago

Industrial Organization
Patrick Bajari,  Amazon
Ali Hortaçsu, University of Chicago

The Society welcomes submissions of papers (either complete or work in progress).via Conference Maker at beginning December 1, 2013.  Each person may submit only one paper and present only one paper. However, each person is allowed to be the co-author of several papers submitted to the conference. The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2014.  Information on local arrangements will be available at

Meeting Organizers:
Thomas J. Holmes, University of Minnesota
Timothy J. Kehoe, University of Minnesota

Program Committee:
David S. Ahn, University of California-Berkeley
Manuel Amador, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Cristina Arellano, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Simon Board, UCLA
Juan Carlos Conesa, Stony Brook University
Elie Tamer, Northwestern University
Eric French, University College London
Fatih Guvenen, University of Minnesota
Philip A. Haile, Yale University
Urban J. Jermann, University of Pennsylvania
John Kennan, University of Wisconsin
Kyoo il Kim, University of Minnesota
Yuichi Kitamura, Yale University
Antonio M. Merlo, University of Pennsylvania
Michael Veall, McMaster University
Motohiro Yogo, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Ulrich K. Müller, Princeton University
Fabrizio Perri , Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and University of Minnesota
Amil Petrin, University of Minnesota
David Rahman , University of Minnesota
Kim J. Ruhl, New York University
Aldo Rustichini, University of Minnesota
Larry Samuelson, Yale University
James A. Schmitz, Jr., Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Holger Sieg, University of Pennsylvania
Julia K. Thomas , Ohio State University
Christopher R. Udry, Yale University
Joel Waldfogel, University of Minnesota