Contests: Theory and Evidence

25 - 26 June 2020


The School of Economics at the University of East Anglia, UK, is pleased to announce the sixth annual edition of the conference “Contests: Theory and Evidence”, to be held on Thursday 25 June and Friday 26 June 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will organize the conference online.

The previous five editions have brought together leading researchers from over 50 different institutions around the globe. More information about the earlier editions can be found here 

For 2020 we are open to research in any areas of contests with any method (theory, experiment, empirical). Please submit your paper, or an extended abstract (2 pages), along with a short abstract within 50 words, to Julianne Wright: by 15 May 2020.

Key dates:
Submission deadline: 15 May 2020.
Acceptance decision: 30 May 2020.
Registration deadline: 07 June 2020.
Conference: 25-26 June 2020.

For more information, please contact Ted Turocy ( and/or Subhasish Chowdhury (