Call for Papers

The 2021 MAER-Net Colloquium is organized by the Department of Economics of the University of Piraeus and held at Piraeus, Greece: October 22 – 23, 2021. Presentation proposals are due July 31, 2021.

The aim of the conference is to serve as a forum for the discussion of methods and applications of meta-analysis in economics. However, meta-analyses from other social sciences and business are welcome.

Selected keynote speakers are: John P.A. Ioannidis and Pedro Bom.

Submission Details

We encourage submissions of new papers, work in progress, tools under development and especially research by PhD students.

Full papers or extended abstracts up to four pages should be submitted to Tom Stanley ( or

Conference will be held Friday 22 October – Saturday 23 October, 2021

Deadline for submission of presentation proposals: July 31, 2021

The authors of proposals will be notified by August 20, 2021 or sooner.  Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis as they come in.

There is a registration fee of 160 euros which covers conference materials, coffee-breaks, lunches and a dinner. The registration fee for the accompanied persons will be 100 euros. In the case that conference will be online, the registration fee will be 40 euros.

The conference will be face-to-face unless the Greek government prohibits all conferences due to the travel regulations to protect public health.

The further information about the 2021 MAER – Net colloquium will be given by the beginning of September 2021 and registration will be required by September 18.

Scientific Board

Michael Chletsos, University of Piraeus

Chris Doucouliagos, Deakin University, Australia

Kyriakos Drivas, University of Piraeus

Tomas Havranek, Charles University, Czech Republic

Ichiro Iwasaki, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Japan

Tom Stanley, Deakin University, Australia

Markos Tselekounis, University of Piraeus