NIE Network of Industrial Economists
University of Nottingham

2nd Doctoral Student Colloquium

We are pleased to announce the  2nd NIE doctoral student colloquium. The colloquium is aimed at providing PhD students working in the area of Industrial Economics with a chance to showcase their research at an early stage of their career in a relatively informal environment. Each presentation will be followed by a discussion led by a peer doctoral student.

The NIE Colloquium is free of charge and will take place Friday 29 June 2012, 10-4pm, at Nottingham University Business School, Economics and Finance Division, The University of Nottingham.


Abstract Deadline

The deadline for abstract is  Wednesday 30 May 2012. Abstracts should be submitted via email to the following address: The submission should clearly indicate whether the work should be considered for a Poster session or for a standard session.


There is no charge for attending the conference. However, for catering purposes the deadline for 

Paper Deadline

The paper to be presented should be submitted by Friday 15 June 2012. This could be a working draft, a complete paper or a single chapter from their PhD thesis.

Poster Session

Students at an early stage of their PhD may wish to present their work at a poster session rather than at a standard session. If a student wishes to submit for the poster session, this should be clearly indicated when submitting the abstract. 


Local Organiser

For any further questions, please contact Pia Weiss (