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Organization: Asociación Peruana de Economía (APE)
Event: Congreso anual 2018 de la Asociación Peruana de Economía
Submission Deadline: May 24, 2018
Description: El congreso anual 2018 de la Asociación Peruana de Economía (APE) se llevará a cabo en Piura, Perú los días 2 y 3 de agosto de 2018, organizado por la Universidad de Piura. El congreso tendrá como tema principal “Desastres naturales, reconstrucción y gobernabilidad”, pero estará abierto a todas las áreas de economía y finanzas.
Eligibility: Se invita a enviar trabajos de investigación (en español o inglés) máximo hasta el 24 de mayo de 2018, en formato PDF a la siguiente dirección electrónica: 2018peacongress@gmail.com. Solo un envío por persona es aceptado (otro trabajo también puede ser enviado por su coautor, quien presentará el trabajo). Se invita a enviar trabajos en todas las áreas de economía, finanzas y otras áreas afines. El comité científico revisará los trabajos de investigación y realizará una decisión antes del 4 de junio de 2018.
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Organization: The Euro-Latin Network on Integration and Trade (ELSNIT)
Event: XVI ELSNIT Annual Conference
Submission Deadline: May 25, 2018
Description: The Euro-Latin Network on Integration and Trade (ELSNIT) is now accepting submissions of papers examining the relationships between technology and trade along the economic, institutional, political science, and legal dimensions. In particular, submitted papers should address questions such as--but not limited to--the following: Emerging Technologies and Evolving Cross-Border Business Models; Emerging Technologies and International Trade; Emerging Technologies, New Trade Barriers, and New Policy Challenges.
Eligibility: Both theoretical and empirical contributions will be considered, but in all cases, priority will be given to papers identifying and shedding light on relevant policy questions such as those outlined above, including case studies of policies followed by national or international organizations, in particular. Furthermore, submission of papers that, in doing this, explicitly contrast successful and failed cases, comparing countries within a certain a geographical area, is strongly encouraged. Important lessons are expected to be drawn from these contributions for Latin American and Caribbean countries. All researchers who are associated with a European or Latin American/Caribbean based academic or research institution are eligible to submit papers. While detailed abstracts will be accepted, there is a strong preference for nearly completed papers. Submission should be accompanied by a statement declaring the institutional affiliation of the authors. The papers should be written in English.
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Organization: Apuntes: Revista de Ciencias Sociales
Event: Convocatoria para artículos
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018
Description: APUNTES, revista de ciencias sociales, publicación académica arbitrada y editada por la Universidad del Pacífico, invita a enviar artículos de investigación hasta el 31 de mayo de 2018 para ser publicados en el segundo número de 2018. APUNTES es una revista multidisciplinaria sobre estudios latinoamericanos con énfasis en políticas sociales (educación, salud, programas sociales, etc.).
Eligibility: Los artículos se recibirán en formato Word o PDF (máximo 8,000 palabras) a través del siguiente correo electrónico: apuntes_editor@up.edu.pe. APUNTES es una revista arbitrada, por lo que todos los artículos serán sometidos a una revisión de pares, luego de la cual los autores serán informados respecto a si sus colaboraciones van a ser publicadas o no en la revista. Los artículos se reciben en español, inglés o portugués. La edición en línea de la revista contará con una versión en español y otra en inglés de los artículos, en cambio la versión impresa solo se publica en español.
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Organization: LACEA, LAMES and ESPOL
Event: LACEA-LAMES 2018 Annual Meeting, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Submission Deadline: June 4, 2018
Description: The 23rd Annual LACEA Meeting 2018 will take place in Guayaquil, Ecuador on November 8th-10th, hosted by Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral, ESPOL.
Eligibility: Any author submitting a paper must be an active member of LACEA and/or The Econometric Society at the time of submission. (To become a member or update yo​ur LACEA membership click hereTo become a member or update your Econometric Society membership click here​). Papers can only be submitted electronically through the LACEA-LAMES 2018 EasyChair System, (see Submission Guidelines). All papers and abstracts must be written in English and submitted electronically in a single PDF file with a maximum size of 5MB. No other format will be accepted. The deadline for submissions is on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:59 pm CST. Please note that authors may only present one paper in each track (LACEA and/or LAMES). The same paper cannot be submitted to both tracks. However, each person is allowed to be co-author of several papers presented. If you have special needs, please let us know by writing to us at lacealames18@espol.edu.ec
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Organization: Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
Event: Sixth EH-Clio Lab Conference
Submission Deadline: June 4, 2018
Description: We invite all interested researchers to submit their papers for the Sixth EH-Clio Lab Conference which will be held on August 2nd and 3rd, 2018 in the Instituto de Economia of the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (campus San Joaquin) located in Santiago de Chile. The objective of this conference is to bring together for two days a selected number of papers in economic history, institutional economics and other topics related to the use of economic modeling and econometric techniques to better understand the process of development. Researchers from Chile and abroad who work on related topics attend the conference and participate in the discussions. This conference builds on the success of the previous EH-Clio Lab Conferences since 2013 (you can see the program for the 2017 workshop here).
Eligibility: The conference will consist of single-track sessions, with individual discussants for each paper and ample time from the public for discussion and reactions to the paper. One session will be offered by our invited speaker: James Fenske, University of Warwick. Papers must be submitted before June 4th 2018 by email in pdf format to ehcliolabconference@gmail.com. The organizers will contact the selected authors by June 12th 2018. The organizing committee members are: Emilio Depetris-Chauvin, José Diaz, Francisco Gallego, and Jeanne Lafortune, (all from the EH-Clio Lab in PUC-Chile).
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Organization: LACEA’s Health Economics network
Event: 1st Annual Workshop
Submission Deadline: June 8, 2018
Description: LACEA’s health economics network will hold its first annual workshop in Bogotá (Colombia) on the premises of the Faculty of Economics, Universidad del Rosario, on the 4th and 5th of October 2018. We will have around 14 presentations and discussions of high quality papers in health economics, selected by a scientific committee, and two keynote talks: Jere Behrman (University of Pennsylvania) and Marcos Vera-Hernandez (University College London).
Eligibility: TBoth empirical and theoretical contributions are welcome. Submissions will be judged on their academic merit, where a clear identification strategy will be favoured. Those papers which work on topics relevant for the Latin American context are highly encouraged. Papers must be submitted in English, in PDF format without any specific length limit, and no later than June 8 th 11:55 PM (UTC-5) to be considered for the workshop. Papers should be submitted via EasyChair. Should you have any questions please contact: health.economics@urosario.edu.co. Authors of accepted papers will be notified by June 30th, 2018.
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Organization: Federación Latinoamericana de Bancos FELABAN y el Comité Latinoamericano de Economistas de FELABAN‐ CLEC
Event: 3er Concurso de ensayos sobre Banca y Economía
Submission Deadline: July 15, 2018
Description: La Federación Latinoamericana de Bancos (FELABAN) es una entidad sin fines de lucro, constituida en la ciudad de Mar de la Plata, República Argentina, en el año 1965. Los objetivos del concurso están alineados a los definidos por el Comité, siendo los más relevantes: a) Promover la participación de profesionales con experiencia en el sector con el fin que puedan transmitir sus conocimientos y experiencias en el ejercicio de su labor. b) Apoyar a FELABAN en dar a conocer la posición del gremio sobre temas que tengan impacto en la banca y economía regional. 3 c) Seguimiento a variables e indicadores de los sistemas bancarios y economías de América Latina, analizando su evolución. d) Apoyo en la elaboración de proyectos y trabajos de investigación de interés de los bancos de la región y en los temas de orden financiero. e) Promover el conocimiento científico y académico que existe sobre el sector bancario y financiero latinoamericano.
Eligibility: Trabajos de investigación de interés para los bancos, el sector financiero y académico de América Latina, ó afines a la labor de intermediación que cumplen los bancos regionales y su aporte al desarrollo de las economías de los países. El carácter de inédito del trabajo será considerado con un puntaje adicional, sin que ello sea un requisito que necesariamente deba cumplirse. Los trabajos deben presentarse hasta el día 15 de julio de 2018 en la Secretaria General de FELABAN, a las direcciones de correo electrónico: jsaza@felaban.com y arodriguez@felaban.com
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Organization: Society of Bolivian Economists (SEBOL), Institute for Advanced Development Studies (INESAD), the Bolivian Academy of Economic Science (ABCE) and Universidad Privada de Santa Cruz (UPSA)
Event: 9th Bolivian Conference on Development Economics
Submission Deadline: July 23, 2018
Description:We are delighted to announce that the 9th Bolivian Conference on Development Economics (BCDE9) will take place in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, on Thursday November 29 and Friday November 30, 2018. The conference this year is jointly organized by the Society of Bolivian Economists (SEBOL), Institute for Advanced Development Studies (INESAD), the Bolivian Academy of Economic Science (ABCE) and Universidad Privada de Santa Cruz (UPSA). BCDE9 follows up on the success of previous conferences held in La Paz, Cochabamba, and Santa Cruz, that attracted prestigious researchers and policymakers, and included keynote lectures by Norman Loayza (World Bank), Miguel Urquiola (Columbia), Beatriz Armendáriz (Harvard), Máximo Torero (IFPRI), Santiago Levy (IADB), James Robinson (Chicago), Rodrigo Soares (Columbia), Eduardo Lora (Harvard Kennedy School of Government), Roberto Rigobon (MIT), Eduardo Engel (Yale), David Bishai (Johns Hopkins), Francisco H. G. Ferreira (World Bank), Sara Farley (GKI), and Carlos Végh (World Bank).
Eligibility: BCDE9 invites all researchers to submit working papers to be presented in parallel contributed sessions during the conference. Submissions must be of original and unpublished work addressing theoretical and applied issues related to development economics. We seek original and unpublished academic work with a theoretical or applied focus on all topics related to development economics. We also encourage works that combine economics with novel insights from other fields such as behavioral economics, environmental economics, social psychology, neuroscience, economic history, machine learning and data sciences. 
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Organization: Economia, the journal of LACEA
Event: Articles Submission
Submission Deadline: Rolling Submission
Description: Economia, the journal of LACEA is happy to announce that starting on February 1, 2017, the journal accepts submissions at any time. Submissions should be sent electronically to the Managing Editor, Roberto Bernal economialacea@gmail.com.
Eligibility: We only accept complete papers in English. Submitted papers should neither be previously published nor be under consideration for publication in any other outlet. The manuscript should include an abstract of 150 or fewer words, JEL codes and at most 4 key words. All manuscripts should be submitted in PDF format with double spacing and should not exceed 35 pages, including references, figures, and tables. Please use 12-point font, and 1.5 inches margins on all sides. Please make sure that the front page of the manuscript specifies all your contact information, affiliation, title of the paper and co-authors.
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Organization: On Think Tanks, University of Bath and Universidad del Pacífico
Event: Call for papers for the On Think Tanks Working Paper Series
Submission Deadline: none specified
Description: On Think Tanks, University of Bath and Universidad del Pacífico have partnered to produce a series of Working Papers focused on the study of think tanks to give new researchers a chance to publish their ideas and reach a broader academic and practitioner audience. The Working Paper Series will allow On Think Tanks to promote the emergence of new research on think tanks and on evidence informed policy world-wide.
Eligibility:he Working Papers will be drawn from submissions from researchers in the field, particularly individuals interested in publishing their post-graduate dissertations. There is no deadline for submissions and we will be reviewing them on an ongoing basis. To submit please email to  Andrea Baertl at info@onthinktanks.org; subject line: Working Paper Series:  “Title of your paper”; include your full name; email, address and mobile number; institutional affiliation; attach your paper; attach a 1 page summary of the paper (not an abstract but a full-summary including key findings/conclusions).
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Organization: Vernon Press
Event: Call for reviewers
Submission Deadline: none specified
Description: Do you enjoy reading books in economics, social science, humanities? Join our community of book reviewers! To join you must be an expert in one of the areas we publish (see list here) and be prepared to review at least one book every two years.
Eligibility: To join please send a brief message expressing interest to: reviewers.community@vernonpress.com. In your message please mention your full name, academic affiliation, area(s) of expertise, and provide either a paragraph-long biographical note (and/)or a list of publications.
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