2019 Africa Meeting

Jul 11 - 13, 2019

Rabat, Morocco

Bank Al-Maghrib Training Center


Conference Fees:
US$140 for early registration, before May 20, 2019
US$170 for registration, after May 20, 2019

Website: http://www.africametrics.org/

The 2019 Africa Meeting of the Econometric Society (AFES 2019), hosted by Bank Al-Maghrib will be held at Bank Al-Maghrib Training Center in Rabat, Morocco from 11th to 13th July 2019.  The Presidential Address will be delivered by Stephen Morris (Princeton University). In addition to submitted papers there will be six invited lectures.

The invited speakers are:

Marc Hallin (Université Libre de Bruxelles, ECARES)

Stephen Morris (Princeton University), Presidential Address

Dani Rodrik (John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University)

JUST ADDED: Chris Sims, (Princeton University), Nobel Laureate

Elie Tamer (Harvard University)

John Taylor (Stanford University, Stanford University's Hoover Institution)

The deadline for submissions is now March 20, 2019. Papers can only be submitted electronically in PDF format through Conference Maker website on http://editorialexpress.com/conference/AFES2019/. At least one of the authors must be a member of the Econometric Society, and all participants must register for the conference. You may join the Society at http://www.econometricsociety.org/. Each person may submit and present only one paper; however, each person is allowed to be a co-author of several papers submitted to the conference.

Financial support
Financial supportwill 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 and applications will be evaluated by a review committee. The grants will cover travel and accommodation expenses. Applications for grants should be sent to [email protected] by March 20, 2019 and should be accompanied by the applicant’s CV. Selected applicants will be informed by April 15, 2019.

Conference venue, Accommodation, Ground Transfers, Visa, Insurance, Weather, Additional information 
Please see the link: Logistical Note

Program Chair: 
Abderrahim TAAMOUTI (Durham University Business School).

Local Organizing Committee chair: 
Mr. Abderrahim BOUAZZA (General Director of Bank Al-Maghrib).

Program Committee
Alaoui, Larbi (University of Pompeu Fabra)

Bahel, Eric (Virginia Tech University)

Benchekroun, Hassan  (McGill University)

Benhima, Kenza (University of Lausanne)

Bouakez, Hafedh (HEC Montreal)

Boudarbat, Brahim (University of Montreal)

Bouezmarni, Taoufik (University of Sherbrooke)

Dabo, Sophie (University of Lille III)

Daouia, Abdelaati (Toulouse School of Economics)

Djebbari, Habiba (Aix-Marseille School of Economics)

Doko Tchatoka, Firmin (University of Adelaide)

Dovonon, Prosper (University of Concordia)

Eissa, Nada (Georgetown University)

El Alaoui, Abdelkader (ESCA - School of Management)

El Ghini, Ahmed (FSJES-Souissi, Mohammed V University in Rabat)

Elkamhi, Redouane (Rotman School of Management)

Feunou, Bruno (Bank of Canada)

Hadri, Kaddour (Queen's University Belfast)

Koch, Steven (University of Pretoria)

Lefouili, Yassine (Toulouse School of Economics)

Wantchekon, Leonard, Princeton University

Meddahi, Nour (Toulouse School of Economics)

Morjaria, Ameet  (Northwestern University)

Murinde, Victor (SOAS University of London)

Quartey, Peter (University of Ghana)

Suri, Tavneet (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Tédongap, Roméo (ESSEC Paris)