Call for Papers


15th IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists

Organizer: Dan A. Black (University of Chicago and IZA)
Location:Buch/Ammersee, Germany
Date:July 28 - July 31, 2016

Submission Deadline:February 29, 2016
Notification of Acceptance:March 31, 2016
Final Papers Due:June 15, 2016

Event Manager:

Viola Hartmann

About the Meeting

We are pleased to announce the organization of the Fifteenth IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists to be held at the Ammersee Conference Center in Bavaria, Germany, on July 27-31, 2016.

Those who wish to participate are invited to submit abstracts or draft papers by using our Online Application Form.

Papers by scholars who have not completed a Ph.D. degree or equivalent by February 29, 2016, will not be considered. Also submissions of those participants who already attended the meetings in 2013 - 2015 cannot be considered.

The deadline for submission is February 29, 2016.

Decisions of acceptance or rejection will be announced no later than March 31, 2016.

Travel and Accommodation

Arrival is scheduled for Wednesday, July 27, 2016 and departure will be on Sunday, July 31, 2016. Economy class air travel costs for presenters of papers that have been accepted will be reimbursed according to the IZA reimbursement guidelines.
IZA will also provide accommodation, breakfasts, lunches and dinners at the conference venue.

Kindly note that tax regulations prohibit IZA from fully reimbursing the travel expenses of conference participants who combine their trip with other destinations or extend their stay beyond the five-day window surrounding the event. Those with questions or concerns should contact IZA Event Manager Viola Hartmann ( in advance.

For further information please see the conference website at:
[see information on past IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meetings]