Call for Papers: Nordic Conference on Development Economics 2014

  • 2014•04•08     Helsinki

    The Aalto University School of Business and UNU-WIDER, in collaboration with the Nordic Network in Development Economics, will organize the Nordic Conference in Development Economics on 16–17 June 2014 in Helsinki, Finland.

    Stefan Dercon (UK Department for International Development) and Jean-Philippe Platteau (University of Namur) will give keynote presentations at the conference.

    Call for Papers

    The conference is seeking papers in any development economics field both from researchers based in Nordic countries and elsewhere. Young authors in particular are encouraged to submit their papers.

    Deadline for paper submission: 15 April 2014

    Decision on submitted papers: 15 May 2014

    Conference participants are expected to self-finance their travel and accommodation or seek support from their home universities. There will be no conference fee, and two lunches and a conference dinner will be provided for participants.

    For more information on the conference and paper submission process see the UNU-WIDER website.