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SWEGPEC workshops

Annual SWEGPEC workshop 2021

The Economics Discipline in Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) at Jönköping University welcomes you to the Annual Workshop of the Swedish Graduate Program in Economics (SWEGPEC) for PhD students. The meeting is to be held on the campus of Jönköping University in Jönköping, October 28-29, 2021. The conference begins with registration followed by lunch on the 28th and ends with lunch on the 29th.

We are happy to announce that Professor Robert Östling, Department of Economics at the Stockholm School of Economics, is this year’s keynote speaker!

Annual SWEGPEC workshop

Call for papers

Papers in all fields of economics are welcome. The workshop is organized for PhD students in Economics in the SWEGPEC network, with the purpose of giving PhD students a chance to present and discuss their papers in a friendly and constructive setting before submitting them to national or international conferences. All PhD students and faculty in the SWEGPEC network are welcome to participate.

Registration for all participants: Please send an email to This is an email address by September 23, 2021 with the following information:

  • Special request for meals (allergies, etc.)
  • Please indicate whether you need accommodation. The local organizers have made preliminary reservations at Clarion Collection Hotel Victoria.

If you are a PhD student wishing to present a paper at the workshop, you should also include in your registration a preliminary title of your paper and an extended abstract (circa 500-1000 words).

PhD students presenting a paper at the workshop should submit a complete version of that paper to This is an email address no later than October 11, 2021.

Accepted papers will be assigned a senior discussant. Participation, including two lunches and a conference dinner, is free of charge. Accommodation (but not travel) will be organized and paid for PhD students within the SWEGPEC network as well as for senior discussants.

A preliminary program and information for discussants will be circulated in due time. For any inquiries, please contact us on the above given email address. Looking forward to seeing many of you in Jönköping!

SWEGPEC principal:
Magnus Carlsson

Local organizing committee at JIBS:
Scott Hacker
Johan Klaesson
Johannes Hagen
Sofie Grahnat