The 9th Biennial Conference of the Czech Economic Society

The 9th Biennial Conference of the Czech Economic Society will take place on 26 November 2016 at the Vysoká škola ekonomická v Praze, W. Churchill Sq. 4, Prague 3. Participants are invited to a day-ahead seminar session organized jointly with the Czech National Bank at the CNB Congress Centre on 25 November 2016.


Submissions of completed papers in English are welcomed by October 5, 2016. The submissions should be sent to together with the application to the conference, which may be downloaded from There is no submission fee. The papers in any area of economics and finance are welcomed. The papers will be selected and divided into thematic sessions by the conference programme committee chaired by Jan Hanousek. The presenters may be asked to serve as discussants. Researchers are invited to submit papers irrespective of their institutional and geographical affiliation within or outside the Czech Republic. The conference fee is 1000 Czech crowns (the fee does not apply for the day-ahead seminar session). For early registration until October 21, there is no conference fee for the Czech Economic Society members. Institutional members may nominate up to five delegates for free.


 25th November 2016, a day-ahead seminar session organized jointly with the CNB

Venue: Czech National Bank, Congress Centre, Senovážné náměstí 30, Prague 1

To attend the seminar session, please register at by Tuesday, 22 November 2016 at the latest.


14.30 – 15.00 Registration

15.00 – 15.10 Welcome address by Mojmír Hampl (vice-governor, Czech National Bank) and Martin Macháček (president, Czech Economic Society)

15.10 – 16.30  Keynote Speech, moderated by Mormír Hampl (CNB)

                        Jordi Galí (Universitat Pompeau Fabra, CREI)

"Insider-Outsider Labor Markets, Hysteresis and Monetary Policy"

16.30 – 17.45  Panel Discussion "Labour Markets in Europe since the Crisis", moderated by Jordi Galí

Panelists: Daniel Münich (IDEA, CERGE-EI), Vít Samek (vice-president, Czech-Moravian Confederation of Trade Unions), Markéta Schormová (Czech Chamber of Commerce), Lubomír Lízal (CNB Board member), Zdeněk Čech (European Commission)

17.45 – 18.30  Glass of Wine


26th November 2016, 9th Biennial Conference of the Czech Economic Society 

Venue: University of Economics, W. Churchill square no. 4, Prague 3. Building “Rajska budova”.


  8.20 –   9.00  Registration

  9.00 – 10.50  Sessions A (class-rooms, 10 sections, 3 speakers per session)

10.50 – 11.10  Break (lobby)

11.10 – 12.20  Awards of the Czech Economic Society, Laureates’ Speeches (university hall RB 101)

12.30 – 14.00  Lunch (Akademický klub, 3rd floor)

14.00 – 15.50  Sessions B (class-rooms, 11 sections, 3 speakers per session)


Time limit for presenter is 20 minutes followed by 10 minutes for discussant and 5 minutes for general discussion. All rooms include equipment for PowerPoint presentation.


Jan Hanousek                                                                    Martin Macháček

Chair of the Program committee                             President of the Czech Economic Society



Conference is supported by the Council of Scientific Societies of the Czech Republic




















docApplication form EN - 66kB, 22.9.2016 18:26:30
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pdfProgramme (25.11.2016) - 91kB, 16.11.2016 19:03:22
pdfProgramme (26.11.2016) - 333kB, 20.11.2016 13:12:26
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