Workshop on Relational Contracts


6th Workshop on Relational Contracts

New Economic School, Moscow, June 23-24, 2020

The sixth annual Workshop on Relational Contracts will be hosted by the New Economic School in Moscow on 23 and 24 June 2020.

The keynote lecture will be given by Pol Antras (Harvard). This workshop provides a forum for researchers to meet, present papers, and discuss recent developments in relational governance and informal relationships, which are key to design and manage organizations.

We invite submissions of empirical and theoretical papers. Please email a draft or an extended abstract to this email address ( by February 2nd  2020. The program will be announced in early March. 

New Economic School will cover 3 nights of accommodation, a reasonable airfare ticket and visa support for presenters and discussants.

If you would not like to present but would like to attend the workshop, please let us know at this email address (ideally by March 1st) so that we can have an accurate headcount.

You are welcome to share this call for papers with others who might be interested in presenting.  If you know of others that would like to attend, please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate.


Daniel Barron (Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management)

Matthias Fahn (Johannes Kepler University Linz and CESifo)

Marta Troya Martinez (New Economic School and CEPR)

Giorgio Zanarone (Olin Business School and Cunef)