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Samberg Center, MIT
Conference to be held July 26-28, 2017

SEM's 2017 conference will be held in the new Samberg Center
at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Cambridge, Massachusetts.

The conference will be cosponsored by the
MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy

Keynote speakers (with links to slides): 

Erik Brynjolfsson, Director of the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy
Peter Diamond, MIT
Roger Farmer, UCLA
Gita Gopinath, Harvard University
Peter Ireland, Boston College and Shadow Open Market  Committee

Laurence Kotlikoff, Boston University and NBER

Program committee: 

The program committee list is here.


The deadline for submission of invite session proposals or contributed papers is May 1, 2017.  Submissions should be entered into Conference Maker.  The program is online. The HTML version of the program is also available.  Information about registration, presentations, and the conference dinner is available here.


Block bookings for conference participants are available at negotiated room rates at two nearby Marriott hotels in Cambridge.


The registration fees are the following:

$300 through June 15.
$350 from June 16 until June 30.
$425 after July 1 and including on site registration at the conference.

Graduate student registration: $200.

Additional fee for guests at the conference dinner at John F. Kennedy Presidential Library:  $75 per guest.

For those interested in attending the conference, please register here: 

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