The Society Makes Available Jean Tirole's Tribute to World Congress Program Chair Emmanuel Farhi

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

The Society earlier reported with great sadness the passing of Emmanuel Farhi, who died unexpectedly July 23 in Cambridge, Massachusets. He was one of the program chairs of the 2020 World Congress of the Econometric Society. During the Congress, Jean Tirole delivered a special tribute in his honor. Following is a link to the moving tribute.



2020 Frisch Medal Awarded

Monday, August 17, 2020

The Econometric Society is pleased to announce that the 2020 Frisch Medal selection committee of Steven Berry (Chair), Marianne Bertrand, and Stephen Redding has awarded this year’s Frisch Medal of the Econometric Society to Kate Ho and Robin Lee for their paper, "Insurer Competition in Health Care Markets”, (Econometrica, Vol. 85, No. 2, March 2017, 379-417).

3 Weeks Left to Register for the World Congress

Tuesday, July 21, 2020


August 17, 2020-August 21, 2020

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Registration Dates:
Presenter registration closed Sunday, June 7, 2020
Non-presenter registration deadline: Friday August 7, 2020

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Announcing the Society's First Virtual World Congress in Partnership with Bocconi University

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

We are thrilled to announce, in partnership with Bocconi University, the first ever virtual World Congress.

Over the past few weeks, the Econometric Society and Bocconi University have been working very hard to make the virtual version of the World Congress a success. 

The Society Postpones Implementation of Publication and Submission Fees

Thursday, April 16, 2020

In view of the difficult circumstances surrounding COIVID 19 and the financial impact it has had on so many, the Executive Committee of the Society decided yesterday to postpone the collection of submission and publication fees until September 1, 2020.     



Econometric Society Announces a Gold Open Access Option for Econometrica

Monday, April 13, 2020

The Econometric Society has always been in favor of the broadest possible dissemination of academic research. As you know, Quantitative Economics and Theoretical Economics have been open access journals since their inception. The Executive Committee agreed at its last meeting to move Econometrica to a hybrid journal model by offering a Gold Open Access option. As a result, authors of accepted papers will now have the choice to pay an Article Publication Charge (APC) of $4500 and retain copyright to their published work.