The Department of Economics of the University of Bologna - Italy is organizing the 47th Annual Conference of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics, in collaboration with the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research. We look forward to welcoming you to Bologna for EARIE 2020. The conference will take place on 28 August - 30 August 2020.


EARIE annual conference 

The EARIE Annual Conference provides a yearly platform for delegates and members to present and discuss the latest research in Industrial Economics. The conference attracts more than 400 participants each year from Europe and other parts of the world. 



Paper submission opens on January 31, 2020, and closes on March 17, 2020. At that time a link will be made available.


Early bird registration for EARIE 2020 closes on June 16, 2020.

Online registration for EARIE 2020 closes on August 18, 2020.

Conference programme 

The EARIE 2020 conference programme will consist of contributed and invited sessions. The EARIE 2020 Scientific Committee is chaired by professor Leslie Marx (Duke University).

Contact information

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at


We are looking forward to seeing you at EARIE 2020 in Bologna!

With best regards,

EARIE 2020 Local Organising Committee

  • Luca Lambertini (EARIE 2020 LOC Chair)
  • Flavio Delbono (EARIE 2020 LOC)
  • Vincenzo Denicolò (EARIE 2020 LOC)
  • Giulio Ecchia (EARIE 2020 LOC)
  • Enrico Santarelli (EARIE 2020 LOC)