North Carolina State University College of
Abstract Deadline: December 1, 2007
Deadline: December 1, 2007
This conference, which uses Open Conference Systems developed by
the Public Knowledge Project,
enables participants to submit abstracts online at http://tournamenttheory.org/conference/submit.php.
Presentations can include:
• Single papers (abstract max of 200
Call for Papers
The College of Management at North Carolina State University is
organizing a conference on "Tournaments, Contests and Relative
Performance Evaluation" which is scheduled to take place in
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA on March 8-9, 2008.
objective of this conference is to encourage and disseminate new
research on tournaments, contests and relative performance
evaluation, and to foster interaction between theorists and applied
researchers in this area. Submissions of research papers on the
specific topic of tournaments and contests are solicited to be
presented at this conference. The submission deadline is December
1, 2007. Submissions can be made at the conference website which
can be found at TournamentTheory.org/conference/.
Registration is open, in that presentation of a paper is not a
prerequisite. If you would like to organize a session, please
contact Theofanis Tsoulouhas at email@example.com.
We anticipate having the preliminary program posted by January
The keynote speaker is Edward Lazear, Stanford Graduate
School of Business, and Chair, Council of Economic
Select papers will be considered for
publication in a special issue of the Journal of Economics and
Management Strategy (JEMS), upon author approval to be
considered and subject to the standard JEMS review
In addition to submitting a paper and registering
for the conference, make sure you also join the Tournament Theory
web directory and the email list which can be found at TournamentTheory.org
share this announcement with colleagues who might be interested. We
look forward to seeing you in Raleigh.
Theofanis Tsoulouhas and Tomislav Vukina