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Groningen Growth and Development Centre

Faculty of Economics and Business
GGDC Events

GGDC Conference 2020

[postponed] 16-18 June 2021

Given the current circumstances, the organizing committee has decided to postpone the GGDC conference. It has now been scheduled to take place from Wednesday 16 June to Friday 18 june 2021 at the same location in Groningen. Wednesday and Thursday are full conference days, and sessions on Friday are until lunch. We sincerely hope you will be able to join the conference next year and reserve it in your agenda. You can expect us to contact you again later this year.
Conference location Het Kasteel
Conference location Het Kasteel


The 2020 GGDC Conference will be held at Het Kasteel, Melkweg 1, Groningen, the Netherlands.

Conference Organisers

  • Jutta Bolt
  • Robert Inklaar
  • Bart Los
  • Marcel Timmer
  • Gaaitzen de Vries
  • Jop Woltjer


Apart from keynote addresses, participants in the conference will present their work in parallel sessions (each with time for three presentations). The modest scale of the event facilitates interaction between participants and the exchange of ideas about the papers presented. More information about the program will be posted in the Program section.


  • SOM Research Institute, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen
  • The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)

Last modified:10 April 2020 10.57 a.m.