EcoMod2008 Conference, Berlin, Germany, July 2-4, 2008: Last Call

January 15, 2008.  

Dear colleagues:


We are pleased to announce that the next International Conference on Policy Modeling (EcoMod2008) will take place in Berlin, Germany, on July 2-4, 2008. The conference is jointly organized by the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW) and the Global Economic Modeling Network (EcoMod).


The goal of the conference is to promote the exchange of ideas among economists conducting quantitative analysis for policy and decision making in the public and private sector. It will cover all areas of applied modeling in economics and finance.


Details of the conference are available on:


Deadline for submission of papers or extended abstracts: January 31, 2008

Deadline for the full version of the accepted papers: May 1, 2008


You are cordially invited to submit your extended abstracts or full papers (preferred) on the conference management Web site:


Your extended abstract should have the following content:

(1) Rationale and objectives

(2) Modeling approach, methodology

(3) Studied country/region/city (if applicable)

(4) Expected results and discussion


We look forward to meeting you in Berlin next year.


Best wishes,


Claudia Kemfert (DIW) and Ali Bayar (EcoMod)

Program Committee Co-Chairs




Günther Manske

Dr. Günther Manske