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The 4th Dale T. Mortensen Centre Conference

The annual DTMC conference takes place from 27-30 October 2021 at Sandbjerg Manor in Sønderborg, Denmark, this year. Submission deadline: 13 September 2021 Registration deadline: 1 October 2021

Info about event


Wednesday 27 October 2021, at 12:00 - Saturday 30 October 2021, at 13:00


Sandbjergvej 102, 6400 Sønderborg, Denmark


The conference welcomes structural and empirical papers with a focus on search frictions or frictions more generally. Focus will be on the labour markets, marriage markets, macro, etc., but other areas are also welcome. 

The conference starts on Wednesday 27 October 2021 at noon and ends after lunch on Saturday 30 October 2021. The conference dinner will be on Friday evening 29 October. 


The programme is now available here: https://events.au.dk/dtmc2021/programme


The Dale T. Mortensen Lecture will be given by Espen Moen (BI Norwegian Business School).

Confirmed speakers include

  • Jesper Bagger (Royal Holloway London)
  • Roger Farmer (University of Warwick)
  • Nezih Guner (CEMFI)
  • John Kennan (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • Rasmus Lentz (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
  • Espen Moen (BI Norwegian Business School)


Bent Jesper Christensen: bjchristensen@econ.au.dk
Practical information: Malene Vindfeldt Skals: malska@econ.au.dk 

Papers submitted to the conference should be sent to Malene Vindfeldt Skalsmalska@econ.au.dk

Deadline for submission: 13 September 2021 
Notification of acceptance: 23 September 2021 
Deadline for registration: 1 October 2021

Registration and Expenses

The conference fee is DKK 2000 and covers room and meals during the entire conference.



Practical information

Please note the practical house rules for Sandbjerg Manor.

Travel information can be found here

Carpooling from Billund Airport

If you are interested in carpooling from Billund Airport to Sandbjerg Manor on Wednesday 27 October leaving at approximately 10 a.m., please send an email to malska@econ.au.dk.