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Call for Papers - Workshop on Search & Matching Models in Macroeconomics (SM3)

The research group at SMAUG (Search and Matching, Assets, Unemployment, and Governance) invites academics to submit their papers for the 2017 Annual Workshop on Search & Matching Models in Macroeconomics (SM3). This event will take place on November 13 - 15, 2017 in Santiago, Chile.

Every year, the workshop brings together academics from all over the world to discuss new work in the field of Macroeconomics, with a special focus on Search and Matching Models. This year’s participation list includes professors Guido Menzio (U. Penn), Thepthida Sopresauth (Cergy-Pontoise) and Cyril Monnet (Bern), among others.

We welcome theoretical, empirical, and mixed contributions in a variety of topics, including, but not limited to, labor, monetary, financial, housing, product, and marriage markets.

To be considered for inclusion in the program, please submit a copy of your completed work (in PDF format) to no later than September 15th, 2017. Preliminary papers will be considered but abstracts will not. 

Authors of accepted papers will be notified by October 5th, 2017. Partial or full funding for travel expenses will be available subject to budgetary constraints. Earlier notification is possible depending on individual needs.


Organizing Committee

Benjamin Villena-Roldán (University of Chile)

Rahmi Ilkilic (University of Chile)

Elton Dusha (University of Chile)

Alexandre Janiak (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)

Sofía Bauducco (Central Bank of Chile)


We look forward to seeing you in Santiago!



We acknowledge funding of Project CONICYT PIA SOC 1402 and the institutional support of the Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Chile.