2nd International Conference on Globalization and Development

Call for Papers - 2nd International Conference on Globalization and Development

Conference Dates: May 3-4, 2018

Deadline for paper submissions: November 30, 2017

The Research Training Group “Globalization and Development” (GlaD) and the Research Project on “Reducing Poverty Risk in Developing Countries” are inviting submissions to an international conference, to be held on May 3- 4 in Göttingen, Germany.

The conference program will focus on globalization and development topics. Fields of particular interest are:

  • aid and international capital flows
  • demography and health
  • education and labor market
  • finance and taxation
  • gender
  • migration, terrorism and conflict
  • poverty and inequality
  • risk and vulnerability
  • social networks and norms
  • trade and technological change

Confirmed keynote speakers are Eliana La Ferrara (Bocconi University), David McKenzie (World Bank), and Nancy Qian (Northwestern University).

Researchers are invited to submit full papers to be considered for oral presentation. In addition, there will be a poster session. Papers should be submitted as PDF files through this website: https://s-lotus.gwdg.de/uni/uwfb/glad_2018.nsf/submission.

The submission deadline is November 30, 2017. Papers will be reviewed by members of the program committee and notifications of acceptance will be sent out by January 15, 2018.

There will be a limited number of travel stipends. Applications to receive one of the stipends are only possible after acceptance.

For more information on the GlaD research activities visit our website at www.glad.uni-goettingen.de.

In case of further questions, please contact glad2018@uni-goettingen.de.

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