2020 EMCC-V: Econometric Models of Climate Change Conference

COVID-19 Update: In light of global uncertainty we have decided to postpone the conference to 2021 (exact date to be confirmed). The 5th Conference on Econometric Models of Climate Change will take place at the University of Victoria (BC, Canada) in 2021, with details to follow. 

The fifth conference on econometric models of climate change will take place at the University of Victoria (Victoria, BC, Canada) in 2021.

The Department of Economics of the University of Victoria, together with CREATES at Aarhus University, the Department of Economics and Finance (DEF) at the University of Rome-Tor Vergata, and Climate Econometrics at the University of Oxford, are hosting the 5th Conference on “Econometric Models of Climate Change” at the  University of Victoria (Victoria, BC, Canada) in 2021.

The Conference on Econometric Models of Climate Change has been taking place annually since 2016 and aims to promote an interdisciplinary approach to the detection and attribution of climate change, econometric estimates of socio-economic and financial climate impacts, as well as policy evaluation (for past programmes see here).

Confirmed Speakers

Themed-Issue at Journal of Econometrics

Concurrent with the conference, the Journal of Econometrics has an open call for paper on the theme of ‘Climate Econometrics’. Conference participants are encouraged to submit their work to the issue. Further information can be found here.

Further details on the themed issue will follow, with a submission deadline following the conference,

Call for papers – now postponed to 2021.

We solicit submissions of papers whose novelty stems from the applications, development, and introduction of econometric methods to models of climate change – inviting papers using econometric methods to analyze climate data, as well as econometric studies of socio-economic climate impacts and policy.

Conference Organisation

  • Eric Hillebrand, CREATES, Aarhus University, ehillebrand@econ.au.dk
  • Felix Pretis, Department of Economics, University of Victoria, & Climate Econometrics, Nuffield College, Univ. Oxford; fpretis@uvic.ca
  • Tommaso Proietti, Dipartimento di Economia e Finanza, Università di Roma ‘Tor Vergata’, tommaso.proietti@uniroma2.it

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