Overview of the Conference
Conference Venue: Yanbian University
|Wednesday, June 26, 2019|
|18:30~20:30||Conference Reception (1st floor, Yanbian Huayang Hotel Restaurant)|
|Thursday, June 27, 2019||Venue: 8th floor, Science & Technology Building, Yanbian University|
|09:00~09:30||Opening Session (Room 1)|
|09:30~11:00||Policy Session I: Transportation and Logistics in Northeast Asia (Room 1)|
|11:15~12:15||General session 1: Labor Economics
(Organized by Korea Employment Service Institute) (Room 1)
General Session 2: Energy Economics (Room 3)
General Session 3: International Trade I (Room 4)
|12:15~13:15||Lunch (3rd Restaurant, Yanbian University)|
|13:15~14:45||Policy session II: Trade and Investment in Northeast Asia (Room 1)
General session 4: Financial and Housing Markets (Room 3)
|15:00~16:30||Policy Session III: Energy issues in Northeast Asia
(Organized by Korea Energy Economics Institute) (Room 1)
General session 5: International Trade II (Room 3)
|16:45~18:15||Policy Session IV: Challenges for Economic Cooperation in Northeast Asia
(Panel Discussion) (Room 1)
|19:00~21:00||Dinner (Huangguan Wedding Hall Restaurant)|
|Friday, June 28, 2019||(Meet in the hotel lobby at 07:50)|
Our designated hotel for the conference is Huayang Hotel (연변화양호텔), and the name, address and telephone number are:
Hotel will be booked by the local organizers (Yanbian University)
From the international airport, it takes about 15 minutes to arrive in the hotel. When you take a taxi, please show the taxi driver address above. Taxi fare is in between 30 to 50 Chinese yuan (about $4~$7). Yanbian University is about 10 minutes walking distance from the hotel.
Call for Papers
This year’s conference will be held at Yanbian University in Yanji, China on 27 to 29 June 2019, under the main theme of ‘Challenges and New Approaches for Economic Cooperation in Northeast Asia’. We aim to provide a forum for policy makers and academicians to discuss how countries in this region can cooperate, particularly in the following three categories:
– Transport and logistics
– Natural resources and energy
– Trade and investment
Nevertheless, this conference invites and welcomes all contributions that enrich the perspectives of Northeast Asia and expand the ground for better policy for regional cooperation.
Economists, policy-makers, and practitioners are invited to submit papers on Korea, Asia-Pacific, and the world economy. Both theoretical and empirical papers are welcome.
Submission: If interested, please send a draft of your paper or an extended abstract (500+ words long) in English, together with your name, affiliation, academic position, mail and e-mail addresses, and phone and fax numbers, by May 15, 2019 to the Program Committee (Email: email@example.com):
Papers will be selected through a competitive peer review. Notification of acceptance will be sent out around May 22, 2019. The final version of all papers for presentation will be due by June 12, 2019.
Registration fee: USD 100 (KRW 120,000)
– Registration fee will be waived for life-time members of the AKES
– Two nights of stay in the hotel in Yanji will be covered by the AKES for one presenter per paper.