National Taiwan University
Taiwan, July 8-10, 2015
APEA is happy to introduce its eleventh annual conference, which will be hosted by College of Social Sciences and the Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences of National Taiwan University in Taiwan on July 8-10, 2015. Economists are invited to submit papers for presentation consideration in the conference. Empirical or theoretical papers in all economic fields, with or without direct relevance to the Asia-Pacific economies, are welcome.
Previous ten APEA conferences were held at Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo on July 30-31, 2005, the University of Washington, Seattle on July 29-30, 2006, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong on July 25-26, 2007, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China on December 13-14, 2008, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, USA on June 27-28, 2009, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong on July 8-9, 2010, Pusan National University, Korea on June 24-25, 2011, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore on June 28-29, 2012, Osaka University, Japan on July 28-29, 2013, and Thammasat University, Thailand on July 11-12, 2014. Please go to the home pages of these conferences for the programs and the papers presented.
Economists are invited to submit papers for presentation in the conference. Papers in all economics fields, either theoretical or empirical, and whether or not directly related to the Asia-Pacific economies, are welcome. A few sessions for graduate students in doctoral programs are planned.
The deadline for submitting a paper (or an extended abstract with at least 300 words) is January 15, 2015. Please send your submission to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Please include in your submission the following information of you and all other co-authors (if any): name, e-mail address, affiliation, academic rank (or graduate student), JEL codes (of economic fields of interest), and mailing address. Please also include the JEL codes of your paper.
Organizing a Session
Economists are also welcome to organize sessions in the conference. Each session will last for 2 hours, consisting of
• a chair person (not necessarily the organizer, but preferably not one of the presenters or discussants);
• three to five papers around a common theme;
• three to five discussants (If help is needed to identify discussants, please contact us.).
Please submit a proposal by February 15, 2015. The proposal should include the title of each session, and the names, affiliations, academic ranks, and e-mail addresses of all presenters, discussants, the organizer, and the chair. The proposal should be sent to <email@example.com>.
All participants have to register. The registration fee is US$320. Graduate students, with proof of their student status, will enjoy a registration fee of US$160. Participants from least developed countries will also receive a 50% discount of the registration fee. Registration fee paid by April 30, 2015 will be US$280 (or US$140 for students or participants from least developed countries).
Publication of Papers
Presenters are encouraged to submit their papers, after presentation and appropriate revision, to either one of the following journals: Global Journal of Economics (GJE) and China Economic Policy Review (CEPR).