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*Click here for SEA 2017 Pictures* (Updated 30 June, 2017)
The 11th World Conference of the Spatial Econometrics Association (SEA) has the objective to bring together econometricians, statisticians, economists, regional scientists and geographers to present and discuss their recent achievements in spatial econometric theories and applications, in connection with the analysis of externalities, spillovers, interactions, peer effects, network effects, etc.
The conference is organized by the School of Economics, Singapore Management University (SMU), and will take place from June 13-15, 2017 for full three days, on SMU campus.
Important highlights of the conference are:
  • Keynote speakers: Peter Robinson (LSE), Jushan Bai (Columbia University), and Lung-Fei Lee (Ohio State University)
  • Invited Speakers: Anil Bera (UIUC), Badi Baltagi (Syracuse University), Ingmar Prucha (U. Maryland), Giuseppe Abia (Catholic U. of Rome), J. PauElhorst (U. Groningen), Jesus Mur (U. of Zaragoza).
  • Young researcher paper competition sponsored by the Spatial Econometrics Association.
  • A two-day short course on spatial econometrics and applications following the conference (June 16-17), by Giuseppe Arbia, Anil Bera, Badi Baltagi, and Ingmar Prucha
  • Publishing opportunity in a special issue of the Regional Science and Urban Economics

Download the conference brochure here!

For any enquiry, send an email to

Last updated on 30 Jun 2017 .