SoCCAM 2020 – Call for Papers
Keynote: Jonathan Gruber

The Lowe Institute of Political Economy at Claremont McKenna College invites paper submissions for the 11th Annual Southern California conference in Applied Microeconomics (SoCCAM) to be held at the  Claremont Colleges on Friday, April 17, 2020. The Keynote Address will be given by Jonathan Gruber, Ford Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. We encourage paper submissions in all areas of applied microeconomics including development, environmental, experimental, health, labor, law, population, public, trade, and urban economics. We invite submissions from faculty and graduate students from all colleges and universities in California.

• You can submit papers by emailing them directly to William Lincoln at
• The deadline for paper submissions is February 1, 2020.
• The SoCCAM Organizing Committee will select the papers to be presented at the conference.
• Paper presenters and discussants will be paid an honorarium of $300 to cover travel expenses.

SoCCAM 2020 Organizing Committee:

William Lincoln (Chair), CMC
Olivier Deschenes, UC Santa Barbara
Matt Freedman, UC Irvine
Ben Handel, UC Berkeley
Lisa Kahn, University of Rochester
Craig McIntosh, UC San Diego