Request to Present a Paper at the Omicron Delta
Epsilon Graduate-Student Session at the 2018 ASSA Meetings
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fields. Incomplete forms may be rejected.
Background: In January 2018, Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE) will sponsor a
graduate-student session at the annual meeting of the Allied Social Science Association in Philadelphia. This session,
which is sponsored jointly by ODE and the AEA, will include three or four papers, each with a presenter and
a discussant. ODE invites submissions from all fields of economics. This session will likely feature papers
from a variety of fields unless a common theme arises from the submissions.
ODE invites submissions from all graduate students. Papers chosen for this session are eligible for submission
to The American Economist and automatically entered into ODE’s Irving Fisher Graduate Article Competition.
Moreover, graduate students who are members of ODE are eligible for Benjamin M. Friedman Travel Awards. Each
award reimburses documented-travel and lodging expenses up to $500.
Membership in ODE must be confirmed by a letter from a Chapter Advisor. (Membership in ODE is life long, and
most students are inducted into the society when they are undergraduates. Departments who wish to organize
or reactivate chapters should call 251-928-0001 or email [email protected]
Instructions: Please complete this form and send it
with an abstract of 500 words or less to Alan Grant at the address given on the next page by May 15,
(Online and direct email submissions are also welcome.) Please use the JEL (Journal
of Economic Literature) classification system for articles and abstracts to identify the area of your paper
and areas in which you are willing to discuss.
You may submit online or print the form on the next page.