Call for papers: Helsinki Economics of Crime Workshop 8.-9.6.2020

The Helsinki Economics of Crime Workshop will take place on 8.-9. June 2020. We invite scholars in the economics of crime field to submit a paper for the workshop.


Katajanokka 1977. Kuva: Stefan Bremer.

The Helsinki Economics of Crime Workshop will be held in central Helsinki at the historical Katajanokka prison, now a boutique hotel. The workshop will provide an opportunity for scholars in the economics of crime field to present and discuss their work. The keynote speakers are David Deming from Harvard University and Jennifer Doleac from Texas A&M University.  

The conference is organized by VATT Institute for Economic Research in collaboration with Aalto University School of Business and Helsinki Graduate School of Economics.

To submit a paper for consideration, please email your submission to [email protected] by March 31, 2020. The local organizers will evaluate all submissions and communicate acceptance decisions by April 15. Presenters of accepted papers and other participants should register by May 1.

See the full call for papers on the event website.

We look forward to seeing you in Helsinki!

Kristiina Huttunen, VATT Institute for Economic Research, Aalto University School of Business
Emily Nix, University of Southern California