Professor Charles Nelson of the University of Washington, well known as a leading scholar in empirical macroeconometrics, will be the plenary speaker. The meeting will also consist of invited and contributed papers.You are invited to submit a paper. Completed manuscripts or extended abstracts can be submitted electronically via the Conference Maker software by following the “2006 Meeting of the Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics” link at
To submit a paper, note that you must select a program committee member to whom your paper will be assigned.
Submissions must be received on or before December 1, 2005. Authors will be notified whether their papers have been accepted for the Symposium by January 15, 2006.
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
All registrants, including presenters (invited and contributed) must pay the registration fee, which helps defray the cost of the meeting. The registration fee is 190 USD (165 USD before February 15, 2006).Please note that the Society strongly prefers that payment be made both in advance and by credit card. Also, all registration fees are non-refundable.
Complete details regarding registration and local accommodation will be available in the near future on the society's website
The Society will award the $500 James B. Ramsey best paper prize for the top paper 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 in the professor’s This letter should be sent to:
Department of Economics
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC 27858
For additional information about the Society for Nonlinear Dynamics and Econometrics and its activities, see its web site at:
If you have any questions, please contact the SNDE secretary, Philip Rothman, at firstname.lastname@example.org