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Call for Papers: Virtual 12th ReCapNet Conference
Posted: 7/06/2020

12th Real Estate Markets and Capital Markets (ReCapNet) Conference

Global Trends and Real Estate: Risks and Challenges
Mid-November 2020, via Zoom

The ZEW Network on Real Estate Markets and Capital Markets (ReCapNet) focuses on the interactions between real estate markets and capital markets. The twelfth conference of the network organised by ZEW Mannheim will take place online in mid-November 2020.

The sessions will be spread over several conference days in November. The exact dates and times will be selected to accommodate the various speakers’ time zones and communicated once the programme has been decided on.

The main theme of the conference will be “Global Trends and Real Estate: Risks and Challenges”. We solicit papers on this topic and related areas at the intersections of real estate finance and real estate economics.

A non-exhaustive list of potential topics includes:

  • Impact of changing demographics on real estate markets
  • Urbanisation and gentrification
  • Housing affordability
  • Green real estate and sustainability
  • Digitalisation and PropTech

Keynote Lecture: Edward Glaeser (Harvard University), 13 November, 10–11 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time)

Submission: Please submit full papers to Submissions must include:

  • A PDF version of your paper, without any information that could personally identify yourself (e.g. file metadata, acknowledgements and references to institutions).
  • Full contact details in the body of the submission email.

Submission deadline: 16 August 2020

Notification of acceptance: 30 September 2020

Scientific committee: Shaun Bond · Piet Eichholtz · Marc Francke · John Glascock · Seow Eng Ong · Felix Schindler · Steffen Sebastian · Bertram Steininger · Peter Westerheide

Organisers: Carolin Schmidt · Michael Schröder

Attendance as non-speakers: Everyone is welcome to register and attend the conference. The registration form will be available on the conference website in October.

ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research (Mannheim, Germany)
Research Department “International Finance and Financial Management”
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