The CAREC Institute and ADBI invite original, unpublished paper submissions addressing COVID-19 and the CAREC region’s economic recovery potential, to be presented during the CAREC Institute’s inaugural research conference on 8-9 February 2021 and considered for publication in an edited book.
The impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak on trade, supply chains, and market connectivity have heavily affected CAREC region countries, which include Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Pakistan, the People's Republic of China, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.
Assessing the magnitude of these challenges and deploying effective policy responses will play a critical role in determining the CAREC region’s potential to efficiently recover and proceed with economic development and regional integration, in accordance with the CAREC Strategy 2030.
Authors have the option of first submitting an abstract of no more than 500 words by 10 November 2020 to firstname.lastname@example.org(link sends e-mail) and email@example.com(link sends e-mail). Notifications of accepted abstracts will be sent on 15 November 2020.
All authors should submit their draft full manuscript of no more than 7,000 words, excluding annexes, to the email addresses above by 23 December 2020.