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Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

Center for Statistical Science, Peking University

The Guanghua School of Management and Center for Statistical Science, Peking University are pleased to announce that the 13th International Symposium on Econometric Theory and Applications (SETA 2017) will be held on 13-14 June 2017, in Beijing, China. Since 2005, SETA has been hosted by Academia Sinica (2005), Xiamen University (2006), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (2007), Seoul National University (2008), Kyoto University (2009), Singapore Management University (2010), Monash University (2011), Shanghai Jiaotong University (2012), and Sungkyunkwan University (2013), Academia Sinica (2014), Hitotsubashi University (2015) and Waikato University (2016). The SETA conference has become a leading event in Asia Pacific that brings together researchers in econometrics in a platform to present and discuss their research ideas.

The conference program will include both invited talks and contributed sessions.

Confirmed invited speakers

Xiaohong Chen (Yale University)

Juan Carlos Escanciano (Indiana University)

Yanqin Fan (University of Washington)

Hidehiko Ichimura (University of Tokyo)

Joon Park (Indiana University)

Elie Tamer (Harvard University)

Zhijie Xiao (Boston College)

On behalf of the Advisory Committee, the Program Committee and the Local Organization Committee, we are inviting prospective contributors to submit their papers electronically online.

Submissions will be considered in a broad range of themes, to cover all aspects of econometrics, such as microeconometrics, time series econometrics, financial econometrics, nonparametric and semiparametric econometrics, panel data analysis and network analysis. Applied econometrics works are also welcome.

Submission and Registration 

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Important Dates(Beijing Time):

Conference dates: June 13-14, 2017

Submission deadline: March 15, 2017

Notification of acceptance: March 31, 2017

Early registration close date: May 5, 2017


Guanghua School of Management, Peking University

No.5 Yiheyuan Road, Haidian, Beijing, China, 100871

Yoon-Jae Whang, Chair of the Advisory Committee

Song Xi Chen, Chair of the Program Committee

SETA 2017