Call for papers - Call for proposals

Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE), the Interamerican Development Bank and the Oficina de Planeamiento y Presupuesto (OPP)
Event:  2nd LACEA BRAIN Conference
Submission Deadline: January 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE), the Interamerican Development Bank and the Oficina de Planeamiento y Presupuesto (OPP) are pleased to announce a call for papers for the 2nd LACEA BRAIN Conference to be held in Montevideo (Torre Ejecutiva, Plaza Independencia 710) Montevideo, Uruguay, on May 20-22nd , 2020.
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the workshop via the website: http://www.ridge.uy/paper-submission/lacea-brain-may-2020/. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Papers should be submitted as pdf and the file should be saved as follows: “Surname of author, name of author, title of paper.pdf”.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and the LACEA Political Economy Group (PEG)
Event:  Workshop on Political Economy
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and the LACEA Political Economy Group (PEG) are pleased to announce a call for papers for the RIDGE/LACEA-PEG Workshop on Political Economy to be held at the Universidad del Pacífico, Lima, Perú, on 21-22 May 2020.
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE)
Event: Workshop on Public Economics
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) is pleased to announce a call for papers for the Workshop on Public Economics to be held in Lima, Perú on 18-19 May 2020. The deadline for submission is February 15, 2020 (12 AM ET).
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE)
Event: Workshop on Political Economy of Conflict and Crime
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) is pleased to announce a call for papers for the Workshop the Political Economy of Conflict and Crime to be held in Lima, Perú on 20 May 2020. The deadline for submission is February 15, 2020 (12 AM ET).
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and the LACEA Network on Inequality and Poverty (NIP)
Event: Workshop on “Inequality & Poverty”
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and the LACEA Network on Inequality and Poverty (NIP) are pleased to announce a call for papers for the RIDGE Workshop on “Inequality & Poverty”, to be held on 20-21 May in Lima, Perú.
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE)
Event: Workshop on Labour
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) is pleased to announce a call for papers for the Workshop on Labour to be held in Lima, Perú on 18-19 May 2019. The deadline for submission is February 15, 2020 (12 AM ET).
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) Universidad del Pacífico, and the LACEA Latin American Health Economics Network (LAHEN)​
Event: Workshop on Health Economics
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE), Universidad del Pacífico, and the LACEA Latin American Health Economics Network (LAHEN) are pleased to announce a call for papers for the RIDGE Workshop on “Health Economics”, to be held on 18-19 May in Lima, Perú.
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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Organization: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and Universidad del Pacífico
Event: 13 th Annual Meeting of the Impact Evaluation Network (IEN)
Submission Deadline: February 15, 2020
Description: The Research Institute for Development, Growth and Economics (RIDGE) and Universidad del Pacífico are pleased to announce a call for papers for the 13 th Annual Meeting of the Impact Evaluation Network (IEN) of LACEA to be held in Lima, Perú, on 19-20 May 2020. The deadline for submission is February 15, 2020. The Network is seeking papers that use impact evaluation techniques applied to programs or policies, with priority given to evaluations in countries in the Latin America and the Caribbean region. We also welcome methodological papers advancing the state of knowledge of program evaluation techniques.
Eligibility: Full papers, written in English, must be submitted for consideration for the meeting. The cover page should include: the title of the paper, institutional affiliation, including address, phone and email of each author and an abstract with the appropriate JEL classification. Each author can submit and present at most one paper.
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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: ECONOMÍA Journal
Event: Articles Submission
Submission Deadline: Rolling Submission
Description: ECONOMÍA Journal was initially established as the “Revista Economía” of the Department of Economics of the Pontificia Universidad Católica of Peru (PUCP) in 1977. It is the oldest academic journal on economics in the country. Building on that legacy, ECONOMÍA has now been relaunched as an internationally refereed journal dedicated to publishing original academic research on economics in English, with an expanded and prestigious Editorial Board, as well as a large team of Associated Editors that guarantee the highest theoretical and methodological standards. ECONOMÍA also offers a manuscript management platform that provides an efficient workflow among authors, associate editors and referees throughout the process of manuscript submission and evaluation. In this new stage, ECONOMÍA aspires to continue leading the progress of academic literature in the country as well as position itself in a prominent place in the Latin American region.
Eligibility: ECONOMÍA is a journal of general interest in economics, placing particular emphasis on the Peruvian and Latin-American economies. More specifically, our journal welcomes academic articles of high standards in the following (non-restrictive) areas: macroeconomics, microeconomics, history of economic thought, regional economy, economic history, labor market, economic fluctuations, economic growth, poverty, econometrics, applied economics, economic theory, finances, socio-economic development, environment, energy, health, education, economic policy, exchange rate, inflation, institutions, corruption, crime. To make a submission, please follow this link.
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Organization: Global Development Network (GDN)
Event: Call for Expressions of Interest: Assessing Social Science Research Systems Doing Research program
Submission Deadline: Rolling Submission
Description: The Global Development Network (GDN) is a public international organization that supports high quality, policy-oriented, social-science research in developing and transition countries to promote better lives. It supports researchers with financial resources, global networking, as well as access to information, training, peer review and mentoring. GDN acts on the premise that better research leads to more informed policies and better, more inclusive development. Through its global platform, GDN connects social science researchers with policymakers and development stakeholders across the world. Founded in 1999, GDN is currently headquartered in New Delhi.
Eligibility: The Global Development Network is calling for expressions of interest from research teams based in research institutions in developing countries to act as national focal points for GDN’s Doing Research Program. As National Focal Points, the teams would be expected to mobilize research and have experience in research of the education, research or innovation sectors of their countries. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Click here to apply
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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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