Midwest Econometrics Group Conference 2018

2018 MEG Conference in Madison, Wisconsin

October 26-27, 2018

Conference Location: Memorial Union

The Department of Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is pleased to host the 28th annual meeting of the Midwest Econometrics Group this fall, October 26-27, 2018. The department will also host a mentoring workshop for junior female economists as part of the conference. Resources to complete paper submission, registration, and lodging reservations can be found below.

Submitting a Paper:

  • To be considered for the MEG Conference, papers must be submitted by Sunday, August 5, 2018.
  • Acceptance decisions should be made by September 9, and authors will be notified by email.
  • To view your submission, click here. At times the confirmation email goes to the spam folder, please make sure to check that as well. If there are any problems, please email mlaboda@wisc.edu.
  • To help us appropriately allocate papers into individual themed sessions, we request that the author select a primary and a secondary subject area. On the submission form, the author can also fill in a primary and/or a secondary subject area if none of the provided choices are appropriate.

Although we will make every effort to have a full and diverse program, please be advised that submission of a paper does not guarantee inclusion into the final program.

CALL FOR PAPERS: Full instructions

Registration for the MEG Conference 2018 is required, and will close on September 5th.

Registration is now closed.

If you have questions about registration, please contact mlaboda@wisc.edu

A preliminary program is available here.

A preliminary program summary is available here.

Hotel Reservations:

Room blocks in Madison have been reserved for guests who have successfully completed their registration. If you have not registered for the MEG conference, you may not reserve a room. Please see the link at the bottom of this page to create a reservation.

Workshop Information:

The Department of Economics at UW-Madison will host a mentoring workshop for women in economics on Friday, October 26. View the program here.

The event will take place at:

Memorial Union
800 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53706

More details are available here.

Contact us:

If you have questions about the 2018 Midwest Econometrics Group Conference, please contact Molly LaBoda.

Thank you to our generous donors who made this conference possible, including the Juli Plant Grainger Institute and the International Association for Applied Econometrics