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Call for Papers: ReCapNet 2021
Posted: 7/22/2021

Call for Papers

13th Real Estate Markets and Capital Markets (ReCapNet) Conference

Mid-November 2021, via Zoom/hybrid

The ZEW Network on Real Estate Markets and Capital Markets (ReCapNet) provides a forum for researchers in the areas of real estate finance, investment, economics, development, housing, urban planning, and public policy to present advanced working papers.

The thirteenth conference of the network will be hosted by KTH Institute of Technology and will be held virtually or in a hybrid format in mid-November 2021. The conference is sponsored by KTH Digitalization Platform.

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 “Digitalization and Real Estate”. We solicit papers on this topic and all areas of real estate finance and real estate economics.

A non-exhaustive list of potential topics includes:

  • Real estate finance and real estate economics​
  • Technology-oriented firms in the real estate sector – PropTech
  • AI/big data/blockchain and real estate
  • Automatic valuation using ML
  • Housing affordability
  • Green real estate and sustainability

Papers will be selected based on a competitive review process. Contributions are welcome from both established and junior researchers.

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 2021

Notification of acceptance: 30 September 2021

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

Organisers: Bertram Steininger

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.


Bertram Steininger
Associate Professor for Real Estate and Finance
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Real Estate Economics and Finance
Stockholm, Sweden
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