7th Conference: Korea and the World Economy
Jun. 20-21, 2008
Korea Institute of Public Finance (Seoul) and Kangwon National University (Chuncheon), Korea
program and downloadable papers
(Seoul Olympic Parktel, June 19-20, 2008; Chuncheon Sejong Hotel; June 21, 2008)
List of Participants
This is the seventh in the series of conferences on "Korea and the World Economy." Previous ones were held in Seoul, Korea (July 2002), Seattle, USA (August 2003), Seoul, Korea (July 2004), Seattle, USA (December 2005), Seoul, Korea (July 2006), and Wollongong, Australia (July 2007)
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. Papers in the following areas are especially sought:
Korean economy and foreign trade
the new multilateral round of the WTO and related trade issues
inter-East-Asia and inter-Korea economic relations and cooperation
FTAs and FDI, with special reference to Korea and its neighboring countries
trade liberalization and regionalism in East Asia.
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 April 15, 2008 to Hyun-Hoon Lee, or Kar-yiu Wong (submission via e-mail is preferred):
Hyun-Hoon Lee, Division of Economics and International Trade, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon 200-701, Korea <email@example.com>
Kar-yiu Wong, Department of Economics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-3330, U.S.A.
Papers will be selected through a competitive peer review. Notification of acceptance will be sent out around April 30, 2008. The final version of all papers for presentation will be due by May 31, 2008. The conference will be held in Seoul (June 20, 2008) and Chuncheon (June 21, 2008).
Publication: All presenters will be invited (but not obligated) to submit their presented papers for publication in the Journal of the Korean Economy, the English-language journal of the Association of Korean Economic Studies.
- Abstract Submission: By April 15, 2008
- Notification of Acceptance: By April 30, 2008
- Full Paper Submission: By May 31, 2008
- Reception: 18:00 June 19, 2008(Venue: To be announced)
- Conferences: June 20-21, 2008
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