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13th International Conference: “Challenges of Europe: Growth, Competitiveness, Innovation and Well-being”

22-24, May 2019

Conference with Nobel prize winners - Challenges of Europe: Growth, Competitiveness, Innovation and Well-being – Titles of the Keynote lectures announced

On behalf of the Faculty of Economics, Business and Tourism Split, we are very excited to invite you join us in beautiful Bol (Island Brač), Croatia, for the 13th International Conference: “Challenges of Europe: Growth, Competitiveness, Innovation and Well-being” (22-24, May 2019). 

The 2019 Conference explores different business and economic challenges important not only for the European but also for the global economy as a whole.   

We would like to inform you that our keynote speakers: professor Eric Maskin (Nobel laureate, 2007), professor Oliver Hart (Nobel laureate, 2016), professor Olivier Blanchard (Peterson Institute for International Economics), professor Edward Glaeser (Harvard University), professor Koen Pauwels (Northeastern University), Debora Revoltella (EIB’s Chief Economist) and professor Sergei Guriev (EBRD’s Chief Economist) have announced the titles of the keynote lectures. 

Please take into consideration that submission are still open and there are several different possibilities for participation with: REFEREED PAPERS (R-TYPE), PAPERS IN PROGRESS (S-TYPE), PAPERS FOR THE PHD WORSHOP (P-TYPE), YOUNG PARTICIPANT PAPERS (Y-TYPE) and SPECIAL SESSION PAPERS (X- TYPE).

In addition, several special events will be organised such as: Meet the Professors, Meet the Editors, Advice for young researchers and a PhD workshop.

Thus, this is an exceptional opportunity to understand what people are working on in more detail, build up networks and improve your presentation skills. Participants will also benefit from plenary and other sessions in which keynote speakers and senior economists will present their most recent contributions.One of the aims of the conference is to encourage international exposure of the research presented at the venue by providing an opportunity to offer research papers for publication in various refereed publication channels.

Taking into consideration that the conference will investigate all the challenging issues related to the general topic, please note that you  have the opportunity to submit your paper and be a part of our Conference. 

All information can be found in the attached Call for papers or at our web site conference.efst.hr





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