May 21-22, 2015 – Palacongressi
Via della Fiera 23, Rimini, Italy
The FINAL PROGRAMME for 2015 RCEA GROWTH and DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP and the 2015 RCEA MONEY AND FINANCE WORKSHOP (Rimini Palacongressi, 21-22 May 2015) is available here.
Workshop delegates are kindly requested to check the program and – if you are chairing – the day, time and location of your chairing session.
The registration fee for the conference is:
- Students: EURO € 90
- RCEA Senior Fellows and Fellows: EURO €180
- Others: EURO € 280
- Late Fee EURO: €380 (to be applied to all registrations received from May 8, 2015 – Extended to May 16, 2015)
The Workshop Fee for participation in the workshop includes the conference kit, the certificate of attendance, workshop meals and coffee breaks. The fee does not include hotel accommodation costs. Workshop participants may book their stay at the preferential rates available to the Centre.
Workshop registered participants are kindly invited to attend the workshop cocktail in the evening of May 21, 2015, from 7:30 pm (location: foyer Room Sala Anfiteatro, 1st floor). To attend you will be requested to show your ITForum badge.
The registration will take place at the Rimini Palacongressi, 1rst floor, in front of Room SALA DEL LAVATOIO:
- on Wednesday May 20 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
- on Thursday May 21 from 8:00 am to 8:30 am
- on Friday May 22 from 8:00 am to 8:15 am
You will get your conference kit at the registration.
A description of how to do it can be downloaded here.
All the conference rooms will be equipped with screen, projector, computer and overhead projector
The 2015 RCEA Growth and Development Workshop “Economic Growth and Development: The Structural and Institutional Factors” will be running simultaneously to the RCEA Workshop “The Great Recession: Moving Ahead” with invited speakers Karim Abadir, Costas Azariadis, Richard Baillie, John Murray, Lucio Sarno and Pierre Siklos. The RCEA workshop “The Great Recession: Moving Ahead” will be held at Rimini Palacongressi as well. Participants of one of the two workshops are entitled to have access to all of the sessions of both workshops.
The 21-22 May RCEA Workshops “Economic Growth and Development: The Structural and Institutional Factors” and “The Great Recession: Moving Ahead” will run simultaneously with the 16th edition of the IT-FORUM. Workshop participants are entitled to have access to all the sessions of the IT-FORUM. The IT-Forum (http://www.itforum.it/) is the independent event dedicated to Trading Online and Investment and is the widest exhibit space in Italy to meet brokers, international banks, advisors, private bankers. It is regularly attended by the most important and influential experts of the Italian financial scene. IT-Forum meeting will be held on May 21-22, 2015, at Palacongressi as well.
Summary of important dates
Submission deadline: after extension, April 19, 2015 – expired
Notification of acceptance: after extension, April 26, 2015 – exipired
Opening of early registration: April 16, 2015
Late registration starts: May 8, 2015 Extended to May 16, 2015
Rimini offers excellent choices of accommodation near its beaches and its historic centre. RCEA has blocked off a large number of rooms at various hotels in Rimini at reduced rate B&B. The accommodation list and the booking form will be available here.
General touristic information can be found here.
A description of the city of Rimini can be downloaded here.
We suggest to arrive at the Bologna Airport. From the Bologna Airport, you can take a taxi or the Aerobus-BLQ bus to the Bologna Centrale Railway Station. Depending on the traffic conditions, it will take about 15 to 25 minutes to reach the Railway Station.
From the Bologna Centrale Railway Station, it is possible to take a train to the Rimini Railway Station (the fare will take from 1 hour to 1 hour and an half, depending on the train type), that is located at a walking distance (5 minutes) from the conference site. For train information see the Trenitalia web site.
Taxi service in Rimini and Bologna
RIMINI COOPERATIVA TAXISTI RIMINESI – Phone 0039/0541/50020
BOLOGNA AUTOPUBBLICHE RADIOTAXI CO.TA.BO. – Phone 0039/051/372727
Pranab Bardhan (University of California at Berkeley and RCEA)
Gianluigi Pelloni (University of Bologna, Wilfrid Laurier University and RCEA)