16th Annual Conference of the Estonian Economic Association

Meresuu SPA & HOTEL

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The theme of the 2021 conference is “Economic and Societal Resilience for Better Future”

This year, the focus of the conference is of course on better post-pandemic futures. We invite people to propose papers and presentations (including different formats of debate sessions etc) on what we can learn from the current pandemic to design more resilient social and economic systems and processes to prepare us for the future economic, health, and environmental shocks.

Keynote: Matti Suominen, Professor of Finance at Aalto University

His current research areas include Financial Markets, Hedge Funds and Quantitative Trading Strategies. In addition to doing research Prof. Suominen is actively involved in management consulting to financial institutions and executive training.

Preliminary Programme


Bus: at 8 from Tallinn and from Tartu
10.30 Welcome Coffee
11.00 Registration
11.30-13.00 Parallel Sessions (in cooperation with Doctoral School)
13.00-14.00 Lunch, buffee
14.00-15.30 “Overview of Estonian Economy”, Eesti Pank
15.30-16.00 Coffee break
16.00-17.00 Poster session for PhD students (organized by Doctoral School)
Free time (visiting SPA)
19.00-20.30 Dinner, buffee

9.30-11.30 Keynote Matti Suominen (Aalto University) and Panel Discussion
11.30-12.00 Coffee break
EMS Annual Meeting
Overview of the member organization activities
13.30-14.30 Lunch, buffee
14.30-16.00 Parallel Sessions
16.15 Bus to Tartu and bus to Tallinn

The organizational team apologies if there is a need to make minor changes in the programme to insure the success of the conference!


The abstract submission is open until 30.04.2021 (marianne.kallaste@taltech.ee).
Registration as conference participant until 01.06.2021.

While we are particularly looking forward to your presentations in Estonian or English on topics about economic and societal resilience, all other presentations from various fields of economics and management are welcome.

Call for papers (pdf)

Participation fee with accommodation in a single room 170 EUR
Participation fee with accommodation in a double/twin room 140 EUR

Please register here by 01.06.2021 (abstract submission by 30.04.2021)

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