Thursday, 8th September 2016

9.30-11.00 Guided city tour (with prior registration) Meeting Point: Rathausplatz 4
From 11.00 Registration Lobby
13.30-14.00 Opening Session
Chair: Jürgen Jerger
Nikolaus Korber, Vice President, University of Regensburg
Magdolna Sass, Vice President of EACES, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Science
Plenary Room
H 24
14.15-15.45 Parallel Sessions A
Organized Panels 1-2
Paper Sessions 1-4
Seminar Rooms
(SR 1-6)
15.45-16.15 Coffee/Tea Lobby
Meet the Editors

  • Economic Systems (Richard Frensch, IOS Regensburg)
  • The European Journal of Comparative Economics (Matteo Migheli, University of Turin)
  • Transnational Corporations (Kalman Kalotay, UNCTAD)
  • Economic Annals (Milica Uvalic, University of Perugia)
  • Palgrave Series “Studies on Economic Transition” (Jens Hölscher, Bournemouth University)

EACES Doctoral Award
Thomas Lambert, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Plenary Room
H 24
17.45-18.15 Coffee/Tea Lobby
18.45-19.45 Keynote Speech I
Chair: Magdolna Sass
Josef Brada, Arizona State University: European Convergence in an Age of Diminished Expectations
Plenary Room
H 24
From 19.45 Buffet Event Lobby

Friday, 9th September 2016

8.30-10.00 Parallel Sessions B
Organized Panels 3-4
Paper Sessions 5-8
Seminar Rooms
(SR 1-6)
10.00-10.30 Coffee/Tea Lobby
10.30-12.15 Parallel Sessions C
Organized Panels 5-6
Paper Sessions 9-12
Seminar Rooms
(SR 1-6)
12.15-13.45 Lunch Cafeteria
13.45-15.15 Keynote Speech II
Chair: Saul Estrin
Leszek Balcerowicz: The Institutional Systems and the Quality of Life
Plenary Room
H 24
15.30-17.00 Parallel Sessions D
Organized Panels 7-8
Paper Sessions 13-16
Seminar Rooms
(SR 1-6)
17.15-18.15 General Assembly
Chair: Randolph L. Bruno
Presidential Address
Saul Estrin, President of EACES, London School of Economics
Plenary Room
H 24
19.00-Late Conference Dinner Parkhotel Maximilian

Saturday, 10th September 2016

9.00-10.30 Parallel Sessions E
Organized Panels 9-10
Paper Sessions 17-20
Seminar Rooms
(SR 1-6)
10.30-11.00 Coffee/Tea Lobby
11.00-12.30 Parallel Sessions F
Organized Panel 11
Paper Sessions 21-24
Meeting of the EACES Executive Board
Seminar Rooms
(SR 1-5)
From 12.45 Bus/boat excursion to Kelheim and the monastery of Weltenburg (with prior registration) Departure from the Conference Venue