Call for Papers: IGIDR mathematics and economics workshop, 1st to 3rd September 2017

The Finance Research Group at the Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR) announces the second Mathematics and Economics workshop. The audience includes academics, policy makers and finance professionals. The agenda of the previous workshop can be seen here. The issues that are of interest are:

  • Interdisciplinary work between the fields of economics and finance on the one hand, and the fields of mathematics, statistics and computer science on the other.
  • Real world applications.
  • Machine learning in the real world and in academic economics/finance.
  • Big data in academics and in the real world.

A key objective of the workshop is to foster inter-disciplinary work and collaboration across disparate communities.


  • Date of the workshop: 1st to 2nd September 2017.
  • Group hike to the Borivali National Park, Bombay: 3rd September 2017.


Accommodation at the conference venue for 3 nights (1st to 3rd September, 2017) will be provided for speakers at the workshop.

Contact details

Queries and paper suggestions, to Jyoti Manke
For any clarifications, please contact Jyoti at +91-22-28416592 (office) or +91-98205-20180 (cellphone).