11th Real Estate Markets and Capital Markets (ReCapNet) Conference

Event Serial66635
Event TypeConferences
Event Date from2019-11-14 to 2019-11-15
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Location Mannheim, Germany

The ZEW Network on Real Estate Markets and Capital Markets (ReCapNet) focuses on the interactions between real estate markets and capital markets. The eleventh conference of the network will take place at ZEW in Mannheim on 14 – 15 November 2019.

The main theme of the conference will be “Real Estate Asset Pricing”. We solicit papers on these and related areas at the intersections of real estate finance and real estate economics.


A non-exhaustive list of potential topics includes:

Risk factors and the cross-section of real estate returns
Volatility measures for real estate portfolios
Integration of stocks, bonds and real estate
Real estate price dynamics
Behavioural aspects in real estate asset pricing
Big data and machine learning
All authors whose paper has been rated positively may choose to submit their paper for a special issue in the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics. Papers will be selected based on a competitive review process. Contributions are welcome from both established and junior researchers.

Keynote Lecture: Jacob Sagi (University of North Carolina)

Submission: Please submit full papers to recapnet@zew.de. Valid submissions must include:

A PDF version of your paper, without any information that could personally identify yourself (e.g. file metadata, acknowledgements and references to institutions).
Full contact details in the body of the submission e-mail.

A short note indicating if you are interested in submitting your paper for the special issue. This is non-binding and will not affect your chances of being accepted for the conference.


Submission Deadline: 14 July 2019

Notification of Acceptance: 30 August 2019

Scientific Committee: Shaun Bond – Piet Eichholtz – Marc Francke – John Glascock – Seow Eng Ong – Felix Schindler – Steffen Sebastian – Bertram Steininger – Peter Westerheide

Organisers: Carolin Schmidt – Michael Schröder

Costs: The registration fee is EUR 150 for academic researchers and EUR 250 for practitioners. Speakers and discussants may apply for financial support from ZEW to cover travel expenses after notification of acceptance. Accommodation for speakers and discussants will be covered by ZEW. Please do not hesitate to contact the organisers for further information.


ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research (Mannheim, Germany)

Research Department “International Finance and Financial Management”

Phone: +49 621-1235-287/-368, E-mail: recapnet@zew.de

Internet: www.zew.de – www.zew.eu – www.recapnet.org