Modeling with Impact


July 8, 2020 - July 10, 2020
Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS)University of Milano - Bicocca
Piazza Ateneo Nuovo, 1 - Bd. U6
Milan 20126


The in-person presentations in the parallel sessions have been canceled because of the pandemic. They will be included in EcoMod2021 which will take place in Milan in July 2021.

The plenary sessions of EcoMod2020 will take place in video conferencing.

The research prizes to be awarded to young researchers in the Young Investigator Training Program have been transferred to EcoMod2021. A new call for applications will be issued in September.

There is no need to register for EcoMod2020. The registration for EcoMod2021 will open in March of 2021. The only requirement for the authors of accepted papers is to upload the full paper if you want your abstract to be included in the Book of Abstracts of EcoMod2020.


Important Deadlines

January 31, 2020: Deadline for Abstract submissions

April 27, 2020: Early registration deadline.

May 24, 2020: Deadline for uploading the full version of the accepted papers.

May 24, 2020: Deadline for registration for the presenters. Please note that, accepted papers will only be included in the final program if presenting authors have registered by May 24, 2020.

Oral Presentation

Papers accepted for oral presentation have 20 minutes for presentation to an audience and 10 minutes for discussion during parallel sessions.

Registration Conference registration can be found here

The regular registration fee is USD $450.00. An early registration fee of USD $370.00 is available if payment is made by April 27, 2020.

Registration includes:

  • Conference information / documentation
  • Morning and afternoon refreshment breaks
  • Conference lunches
  • Welcome reception
  • Gala dinner

The reduced registration fee for PhD students is USD $290.00. If you want to benefit from the reduced fee, please send a copy of your student card via email to Patricia MacNeil ( upon registration.

The accompanying person registration fee is USD $95.00. The fee covers:

  • Welcome reception
  • Gala dinner

Please note that the fee for accompanying persons does not include admission to the scientific sessions, coffee and lunch, or any conference documentation.

Confirmation of your registration will be sent after receipt of payment.

Registration cancellation policy

All registration cancellations must be received in writing via email to Patricia MacNeil ( by the dates listed below.

  • For cancellation requests received before May 1, 2020, full refund will be provided minus USD $75.00 for administrative charges.
  • For cancellation requests received between May 1 and May 31, 2020, a refund of 50% will be provided.
  • No refund will be given for cancellation requests received after May 31, 2020.
  • No-shows are subject to the full registration fee.
  • Refunds will be issued within 30 business days after the conference concludes.

Conference substitution policy

Substitutions for the conference will be allowed at any time. Please contact Theresa Leary to request a transfer or substitution.


All the papers presented at the conference will be posted in PDF format on the IDEAS RePEc website, the largest global bibliographic database dedicated to economics. The copyright stays with authors so that they can publish the paper in any other formats.