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November 3, 2017

Call for papers and workshop announcement
Submission Deadline: July 14th, 2017

The 6th annual West Coast Workshop in International Finance will be held at Santa Clara University on Friday, November 3rd. The WCWIF organizing committee will select the papers to be presented at the conference and will notify presenters by mid-August. We encourage submissions in all areas of open-economy macroeconomics and international finance. Policy-relevant theoretical work, empirical research, computational work, and historical approaches are all welcome.

(Past workshop agendas can be seen here.)


Please submit full papers via email to:
The deadline for paper submissions is Friday, July 14, 2017



The WCWIF 2017 organizing committee includes:
Adrien Auclert, Stanford University
Yu-chin Chen, University of Washington
Michael Melvin, UC San Diego
Fernanda Nechio, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Romain Rancière, USC
Andrew Rose, UC Berkeley
Katheryn Russ, UC Davis
Helen Popper, Santa Clara University (Co-Chair)
Grace Weishi Gu, UC Santa Cruz (Co-Chair)

The workshop is sponsored by the Department of Economics at Santa Clara University, by the Department of Economics at UC Santa Cruz,
and by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.

Please share this call with colleagues who may be interested.

Marianne Farag
Senior Administrative Assistant
Department of Economics
Santa Clara University
Email SCU (408) 554-4341


If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation, please call Marianne Farag
at (408) 554-4341 (voice)
or 1-800-735-2929 (TTY-California Relay) at least 72 hours prior to the event.