CEPII, Recherche et Expertise sur l'economie mondiale
Lundi 11 décembre 2023 - Mardi 12 décembre 2023
OECD Conference Centre, Paris
Call for papers before 29 September 2023: Immigration in OECD Countries - 13th Annual International Conference

The CEPII, LISER and the OECD as well as their partners from the International Migration Economics Chair at Paris School of Economics, the Fondazione Rodolfo De Benedetti, University of Lille (LEM) and University of Luxembourg are jointly organizing the 13th Annual Conference on "Immigration in OECD Countries" on December 11-12, 2023. The conference will examine the economic aspects of international migration in OECD countries by mapping the migratory flows and analyzing their socio-economic determinants and consequences. Topics of interest include, among others, the determinants of immigration to the OECD, migrants’ self-selection, the political economy of immigration, its labor market and public finance effects, as well as migrants and refugees social, political and economic integration. 
George Borjas, Harvard Kennedy School
    Sandra Sequiera, London School of Economics
    Romain Wacziarg, UCLA Anderson School of Management

A selection of papers from the conference will be considered for publication in a special issue of the Scandinavian Journal of Economics.     

A special prize for the "best young immigration economist" will be awarded to the presenter of one of the papers selected for the conference. The amount of the prize is €2,000 and is funded by the PSE Chair in International Migration Economics. When submitting your paper, please indicate whether you plan to compete for the prize in the comment section of the submission form. To be eligible, all authors should be less than 35 by December 31, 2023.  


All papers examining immigration in OECD countries from an economic perspective will be considered. Authors must submit a full paper directly on the conference website: https://immig-oecd-countries.sciencesconf.org/. The author making the submission must provide the full names, affiliations, and email addresses of all co-authors for each submission. Please note that each individual may present only one paper during the conference, though they may be listed as a co-author on multiple papers.

There is no registration fee. A conference dinner will be hosted on December 11. The organizers are not in a position to cover travel costs. However, they will cover up to three nights of accommodation in a hotel close to the conference venue.

29 September 2023: Deadline for submitting papers
20 October 2023: Authors are notified of the selection results
29 November 2023: Deadline for registration
Questions should be sent to: immig-oecd-countries@sciencesconf.org

Michel Beine (Université du Luxembourg, CREA), Xavier Chojnicki (Université de Lille, LEM), Patricia Cortes (Boston University), Frederic Docquier (LISER), Jean-Christophe Dumont (OECD), Anthony Edo (CEPII), Tommaso Frattini (University of Milan), Christina Gathmann (LISER), Albrecht Glitz (Pompeu Fabra), Hubert Jayet (Université de Lille, LEM), Thomas Liebig (OECD), Anna-Maria Mayda (Georgetown University), Paolo Pinotti (Università Bocconi and Fondazione Rodolfo De benedetti), Lionel Ragot (Université Paris Nanterre, EconomiX, CEPII), Hillel Rapoport (PSE, Université Paris 1, CEPII), Ariell Reshef (Paris School of Economics, CNRS, CEPII), Jan Stuhler (Carlos III Madrid), Arthur Sweetman (McMaster University).

Jean-Christophe Dumont (OECD), Anthony Edo (CEPII), Jérôme Gonnot (CEPII), Jérôme Valette (CEPII) Lionel Ragot (Université Paris Nanterre, EconomiX, CEPII) and Hillel Rapoport (Paris School of Economics, Université Paris 1, CEPII).