MAER Network

Workshops and Colloquia

2018 MAER-Net Colloquium hosted by DeLMAR and Deakin University

Melbourne Australia October 4-5.


MAER-Net’s 2018 colloquium will be held in Melbourne Australia at Deakin University’s downtown location, within minutes’ walk from the Southbank, the Arts Districts, romantic laneways, and some of the world’s best restaurants, outdoors cafés, and shopping—October 4-5, 2018. Meta-Analysis of Economics Research Network, MAER-Net, is an international network of scholars who specialize in or use meta-analysis to understand economics, business and the social sciences. Deakin’s lab for the meta-analysis of research (DeLMAR) is a recently-established research center devoted to developing meta-analysis methods, improving the practice of systematic reviews, applying meta-analysis across the social sciences, health, and business and to raising the credibility of research in these fields.  The purpose of the colloquium is to share ideas and methods among meta-analysts and to introduce young scholars across the disciplines to this rapidly growing field. Our keynote speaker is Tomáš Havránek, from the Czech National Bank & Charles University.

We will continue to accept presentation proposals until July 16.  There is a $200 registration fee, waived for students, for the cost of catering. To register and for more infomration about about travel and hotel accommodations please go to our Colloquium website.  Please share our flyer with your students and colleagues.

Abstracts of presentation proposals are due July 16th, They may be up to four pages long.  For further information, contact, Tom Stanley,  

Program Committee:

Chris Doucouliagos, Deakin University, Australia 

Jarko Fidrmuc, Zeppelin Universität, Germany

Tomáš Havránek, Charles University and Czech National Bank 

Tom Stanley, Deakin University, Australia 

Ichiro Iwasaki, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan

Denise Hawkes, UCL Institute of Education, London UK

See  DeLMAR for updates.

Meta-Analy­sis of Eco­nom­ics Re­search Net­work (MAER-Net) is an open in­ter­na­tional net­work of schol­ars com­mit­ted to im­prov­ing eco­nomics and so­cial sci­ences through meta-analy­sis.