The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will host the 8th Midwest International Economic Development Conference on April 15-16, 2011. The keynote speaker will be Pranab Bardhan, professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley, author of 12 books, more than 150 journal articles, and former editor of the Journal of Development Economics.
A call for papers has been issued for presentation at the conference. Papers on any topic related to international economic development are welcome. The deadline for submission is January 8, 2011.