External Development Economics Conferences

Although information on the conferences are updated regularly, please check the conference websites to verify any information. Ordered by starting date of conference.

 14th Annual Conference

Political Economy of International Organization

Online seminar

18 January - 22 March

(Submission deadline closed)


Young Swiss Economists Meeting 2021

Swiss Economic Institute (KOF), ETH Zurich

11-12 February 2021

(Submission deadline closed)


14th RGS Doctoral Conference in Economics

Ruhr Graduate School in Economics

Online conference

3-4 March 2021

(Submission deadline closed)


Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE)

Virtual Conference by University of Oxford

15-26 March 2021

(Submission deadline closed)


Annual Congress of the Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES/SGVS)

Virtual Conference by the University of Zürich

10-11 June

(Submission deadline closed)


German Development Economics Conference (GDE; previously AEL conference)

German Institute for Global and Area Studies & Helmut-Schmidt University

Hybrid conference: online and in Hamburg

17-18 June 2021

(Full paper submission 15 February 2021)


34th Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE)

Online conference

17-19 June 2021

(Submission deadline closed)


International Conference on Development Economics

30 June - 2 July 2021

Hybrid conference: University of Bordeaux and online

(Submission deadline closed)


3rd International Conference on Globalization and Development

Göttingen, Germany

5-6 July 2021

(Paper submission until 22 February 2021)


International Conference on Social Dilemmas (ICSD)

University of Copenhagen

Hybrid conference: online and in Copenhagen

20-23 July 2021

(Abstract submissions until 22 February 2021)


International Transdisciplinary Conference 2021

13-17 September 2021


(Abstract submission deadline 18 April 2021


 VfS Annual Conference : Climate Economics

26 - 29  September 2021

Universität Regenburg, Germany 

(Paper submission until 1 March 2021)