The Central Bank Research Association is organizing 3-4 sessions at the WEAI meetings in Portland Oregon that will take place on June 29 – July 3, 2016.

Submissions are welcome for the following session topics:
1. Real exchange rates
2. Global banks and international linkages
3. Labor mobility

Confirmed speakers for these sessions include Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes (SDSU), Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan (U Maryland), Ricardo Correa (FR Board), Martin Berka (University of Auckland).

The deadline for submissions is December 7, 2015.

Please send your submissions to with a subject line “CEBRA-WEAI submission, topic X’’, where X indicates the topic you would like your paper to be considered for. The submission can be in the form of a full paper or a two-page abstract.

The authors will be notified of organizer’s decision in January 2016.

Additional information about CEBRA can be found at and the information about WEAI conference at

CEBRA-WEAI organizing committee:

Yu-Chin Chen (UW Seattle)
Anthony Landry (Bank of Canada)
Federico Mandelman (FRB Atlanta)
Friederike Niepmann (FR Board)
Galina Hale (FRB SF – CEBRA Program Chair for WEIA)
John Rogers (FR Board)
Andrei Zlate (FRB Boston)