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Requisition Number:  3447
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Closing Date:  Monday, May 4th, 2020

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A poster session that showcases undergraduate student research will proceed via online video-conference. It was initially planned to be held in person at the 54th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Economics Association (CEA) which was cancelled due to the current health situation. Current undergraduate students, or those who have graduated in the past year but have not yet begun their graduate studies, are encouraged to apply to participate. High-quality original research papers, in either French or English, focusing on any area of Economics will be considered.


A maximum of 10 students will be invited to present their research in an online video-conference. The successful candidates should prepare to present their work in a poster format that will be presented to a select group of evaluators in a virtual presentation setting. Details regarding the specific format for presenting will be forthcoming. Prizes for Best Poster Presentation and Best Paper of $500 CAD each will be awarded. In addition a smaller prize will be awarded to each of the 10 successful candidates.


Students selected for participation will be notified around Monday May 18th. After which the successful candidates will be notified and provided with a date for presentation.


Those interested in participating must submit a completed online application (using the above links) including the following documents:

- Resume of the author(s)

- Name and contact details of the person who supervised the research

- Full draft (preferred) or extended paper outline. The paper should include a short summary (about 150 words) and JEL codes to identify the topic of the paper