Call for Papers

Department of Economics, Hitotsubashi University is pleased to announce that the 11th International Symposium on Econometric Theory and Applications (SETA 2015) will be held on 30-31 of May 2015, in Tokyo, Japan. Since 2005, SETA has been hosted by Academia Sinica (Taiwan), Xiamen University (China), University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong), Seoul National University (Korea), Kyoto University (Japan), Singapore Management University (Singapore), Monash University (Australia), Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China), Sungkyunkwan University (Korea) and Academia Sinica (Taiwan). The SETA conference has become a leading event in Asia that brings together researchers in econometrics for an opportunity to present and discuss their research ideas.

The conference program will include a mixture of keynote speech, invited talks and contributed sessions.

Confirmed keynote speakers:
Yuichi Kitamura (Yale University)


Confirmed invited speakers: 
In Choi (Sogang University)
William T.M. Dunsmuir (The University of New South Wales)
Graham Elliott (The University of California, San Diego)
Sokbae (Simon) Lee (Seoul National University)
Jun Yu (Singapore Management University)

On behalf of the Advisory Committee, the Program Committee and the Local Organizing Committee, we are now inviting the prospective contributors to submit their papers electronically through the Conference Maker. Submissions will be considered in a broad range of themes to cover all aspects of econometrics and applied and empirical econometrics in areas such as microeconometrics, time series econometrics, financial econometrics, nonparametric and semiparametric econometrics, and panel data econometrics.

Important Dates:
Conference dates: May 30-31, 2015
Submission deadline: February 20 (Midnight PST), 2015
Notification of acceptance: March 20, 2015
Registration deadline for presenters: April 15, 2015
Early registration deadline: April 25, 2015
Late registration deadline: May 7, 2015


Main Building on the West Campus, Hitotsubashi University
2-1 Naka, Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan


Chung-Ming Kuan, Chair of the Advisory Committee
Eiji Kurozumi, Chair of the Program Committee
Yohei Yamamoto, Chair of the Local Organizing Committee
SETA 2015