Call for Papers


16th IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economics

Organizers: Gerard A. Pfann (Maastricht University and IZA), Tommaso Colussi (IZA)
Location:Buch/Ammersee, Germany
Date:June 22 - June 25, 2017

Submission Deadline:January 31, 2017
Notification of Acceptance:March 16, 2017
Final Papers Due:April 30, 2017

Event Manager:

Viola Hartmann

About the Meeting

We are pleased to announce the organization of the Sixteenth IZA/SOLE Transatlantic Meeting of Labor Economists to be Held at the Ammersee Conference Center in Bavaria, Germany, on June 22-25, 2017.
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 January 31, 2017, will not be considered. Also submissions of those participants who already attended the Meetings in 2014-2016 cannot be considered.
The deadline for submission is January 31, 2017.
Decisions of acceptance or rejection will be announced not later than March 16, 2017.

Travel and Accommodation

Arrival is scheduled for Thursday, June 22, 2017 before noon and departure will be on Sunday, June 25, 2017. 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]
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Schaumburg-Lippe-Str. 5-9
53113 Bonn, Germany
Event Manager: Viola Hartmann
Phone: +49 (0) 228 3894-7201
Fax: +49 (0) 228 3894-510