CREIP (Centre de Recerca en Economía Industrial y Pública) will host the 7th PhD Workshop on Industrial and Public Economics (WIPE) in Reus (Tarragona, Spain) on 7-8 February 2019. WIPE aims to be an academic meeting where PhD students to interact with other young scholars, postdoc, and senior researchers to exchange experiences, research ideas, ongoing projects and future research activities in the fields of Industrial Organization and Public Economics.
WIPE will include about 18-20 presentations, each of them being discussed by a member of CREIP.
It will also host a keynote lecture by Mark Armstrong (University of Oxford). Former keynote speakers at WIPE have been: Alessandro Gavazza (LSE), Luis Cabral (NYU), Jose Luis Moraga-Gonzalez (VU Amsterdam), Tommaso Valletti (Imperial College London), Xavier Vives (IESE), and Massimo Filippini (EHT Zürich).
All presenters must be PhD students. Papers must widely fit into in the fields of Industrial Organization and Public Economics. There is non-refundable fee of EUR 30 and attendants should cover their own travel expenses.