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3rd Meeting on Transport Economics and Infrastructure

Keynote speaker: Bruno de Borger (University of Antwerp)

Date: January 18, 2019

Sala de Graus - Faculty of Economics and Business. University of Barcelona. Av. Diagonal, 690. Barcelona


The aim of this meeting is to discuss recent research in the area of transport and infrastructure economics. The meeting will focus on issues related to pricing, investment and competition, but research papers in other areas of transport economics and infrastructure analysis, both from empirical and theoretical perspectives, are also welcome. Between 10 and 12 papers will be accepted for presentation and discussion at the meeting.

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Topics of interest

Infrastructure investment and finance

Public transport: performance, efficiency and regulation

Pricing issues in urban transport

Governance, ownership and competition issues in transport

Air transport and airport management

Energy and environmental issues in transport

Freight economics and urban logistics

Railway economics: infrastructure access and competition

Maritime transport and port economics


Deadline for submission of papers:

October 29, 2018

Deadline for acceptance of papers:

November 26, 2018


October 1, 2018 to January 10, 2019

Scientific Committee

Germà Bel

(Universitat de Barcelona)

Anna Matas

(U. Autònoma de Barcelona & IEB)

Bruno de Borger

(University of Antwerp)

Jos van Ommeren

(Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

Pedro Cantos

(Universitat de València)

Ginés de Rus

(U. Las Palmas G.C. & FEDEA)

Ricardo Flores-Fillol

(Universitat Rovira I Virgili)

Mateu Turró

(Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya)


Papers should be sent to ieb.workshop@ub.edu by October 29, 2018. Only papers presented in PDF format and no longer than 30 pages will be considered. Papers will be evaluated by the scientific committee. The acceptance decision will be notified to authors by November 26 2018. Free accommodation for one night (before or after the day of the Meeting) will be provided to presenters of accepted papers. Presenters may be asked to act as discussants of another paper.


You can make a bank transfer to:

IBAN ES58 2100 5731 7402 0023 6875

The proof of bank transfer must be sent by email to: ieb@ub.edu


Presenters / discussants / Ph. D students: FREE (please send an email with your personal details to ieb@ub.edu“)


Early registration (October 1 to December 21, 2018): 70€


Late registration (December 22, 2018 to January 10, 2019): 150€

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