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Call for Papers, 2018 NBER Economics of AI Conference

Joshua Gans

TO:      Productivity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Program Members and Potential Authors
FROM:  Ajay Agrawal, Joshua Gans, Avi Goldfarb
DATE:  January 11, 2018
RE:      Call for Papers

We are organizing the second annual NBER Economics of AI conference. It will be held in Toronto on 13-14 September 2018. The inaugural conference was held in 2017. Papers and video are available at

If you have a paper related to the Economics of AI, please upload a copy here by May 31, 2018.

We seek papers on topics related to the economics of AI, including (but not limited to):
* The impact of AI on business practices and government policy
* The adoption and diffusion of AI
* How AI might impact on the labour market (including via automation)
* AI and inequality
* Macroeconomic impact of AI
* The regulation of AI
* Privacy and security of AI
* AI and discrimination
* AI and education
* The use of AI to improve decision-making
* The use of machine learning in economics
* Market design with AI

Papers may be original research or overviews providing a research agenda.

Submissions must be received no later than May 31, 2018. We welcome early submissions.

We would appreciate it if you could pass this call for papers on to colleagues who might be interested, but who may not be on the Bureau's mailing list and we encourage submissions by scholars who are early in their careers and who are from groups that are underrepresented in the economics profession.

If you have any questions, please contact us at You can also contact Carl Beck in the NBER's Conference Department at