Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics 18th Annual Symposium

University of Piemonte Orientale (SEMeQ):
Collegio Carlo Alberto (CeRP):

Program Link*

The 18th Annual Symposium of the Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics will be held at the University of Piemonte Orientale, in Novara, Italy on April 1 and 2, 2010. The aim of the meeting is to present and discuss recent developments in theoretical and empirical analysis of nonlinearity in economics and finance.

All registrants, including presenters (invited and contributed) must pay the registration fee, which helps defray the cost of the meeting. The registration fee is 240 USD (200 USD before February 15, 2010). Please note that all registration fees are non-refundable.

The program committee includes:

Papers presented at the conference may be considered for publication in the society’s journal, Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics, which is published by the Berkeley Electronic Press and which can be accessed at:

The Society will award two $500 prizes: the James B. Ramsey prize for the top paper in econometrics presented by a graduate student; and the Gerald P. Dwyer prize for the top paper in finance presented by a graduate student. Graduate students’ electronic submissions should be followed up by a letter from a professor certifying that the submitter is a graduate student in good standing. This letter should be sent to:

Mark Jensen
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
1000 Peachtree Street, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30309-4470

If you have any questions regarding paper submission or registration, please e-mail the administrative contact for SNDE 2010, Kristin Scheyer, at

Conference Location

Conference venue:
Facolta' di Economia
Universita' del Piemonte Orientale
Via Perrone 18, 28100 Novara

Registration will be in the ground floor

Conference rooms:
101 and 101: first floor
201 and 203: second floor
Aula Magna (opening and memorial lecture): underground floor

Breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks
Same building, underground floor: lobby in front of the Aula Magna

Cocktail and Dinner:
Thursday 1st of April 18:30
Fondazione BPN, Via Negroni 12, Novara
Directions from Fondazione BPN from Conferency Link

Traveling Directions to Novara

Fly to Malpensa airport(MPX, Milan), and take a bus from MPX airport to the Novara train station.

*Departure: Terminal 1-Exit 4-Stop 14
*Timetable: 8.10 a.m., 10.10 a.m., 12.10 a.m., 3.10 p.m., 4.10 p.m., 5.10 p.m., 8.00 p.m., 09.00 p.m. Every day except December, 25th.
*Duration Time: 50 mins
*Tickets can be bought on the bus
*Remarks: *The bus stops also at Oleggio and Bellinzago

From Novara to Malpensa airport(MPX, Milan) the bus leaves from the Novara train station.

*Departure: Novara Bus Station and Railway Station
*Timetable: 6.30 a.m., 9.10 a.m., 11.10 a.m., 1.10 p.m., 3.10 p.m., 04.10 p.m., 05.10 p.m., 06.10 p.m. Every day except December, 25th.
*Duration Time: 50 min
*Tickets *can be bought on the bus
*Remarks: *The bus stops also at Bellinzago and Oleggio

The bus time schedule should remain unchanged, but it would be a good idea to check the internet ( before actually traveling to see if there have been any changes.

Contact Information

Emergency numbers
Polizia di Stato (Police) 113
carabinieri (Police) 112
vigili del fuoco (Fire Brigades) 115
emergenza sanitaria (Red Cross) 118

In the case of any trouble... Claudio Morana's cell number: +39 3479773303I

SNDE thanks the following sponsors

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