Midwest International Trade & Theory Conference

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Join the School of Economics at Georgia Tech for the Midwest International Trade & Theory Conference

November 10–12, 2023

Location: Georgia Institute of Technology

The Midwest Economic Theory and International Trade meetings are two conferences side-by-side: an economic theory conference and an international trade conference. These high-quality conferences have a long tradition dating back more than 40 years and attract academics from around the world with up to 40% of presenters traveling from outside the U.S.

Call for Papers

The Fall 2023 Midwest Economic Theory and International Trade Meetings will be held Nov. 10–12 at the Georgia Institute of Technology, in Atlanta, GA. There is no submission fee and no registration fee.

Submissions are set up via Conference Maker. Following standard procedure, the Economic Theory and International Trade meetings are treated separately. Use the links below to submit a paper to the respective meeting.

International Trade meeting submissionEconomic Theory meeting submission

The deadline for submission is Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023, 11:59 PM (EDT). We plan to post a preliminary program by Sept. 23, 2023.

Paper submissions for the International Trade meetings will be evaluated by a scientific committee coordinated by Ray Riezman (raymond-riezman@uiowa.edu). Paper submissions for the Economic Theory meetings will be evaluated by a scientific committee coordinated by Justin Burkett (justin.burkett@gatech.edu).

It is acceptable to make submissions to both conferences, but if you do submit to both, please notify both Ray Riezman and Justin Burkett by e-mail so that we can avoid conflicts.

Conference Committee Members

  • Ray Riezman (University of Iowa)
  • Tibor Besedes (Georgia Tech)
  • Justin Burkett (Georgia Tech)
  • James Lake (University of Tennessee)
  • Georg Schaur (University of Tennessee)
  • Yoto Yotov (Drexel University)

Conference Details

Registration: There is NO fee for registration or submission of papers.

Location: TBA

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Airport: Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

Airport Transportation: Taxi, Uber, Lyft, or car rental.

Parking: TBA

Hotel Information: We have a block of rooms available at the Georgia Tech Hotel. The booking deadline is Oct. 19, 2023. You can make a reservation at http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=3861563&hotelID=75983. For additional nights outside the conference block (Nov. 9-12) please contact the hotel directly at 800-706-2899

For questions please contact:
Tibor Besedes

Justin Burkett


More info coming soon.