Conference on European Economics

Conference

Annual Conference for the Swedish Network for European Studies in Economics and Business

Call for Papers

We hereby invite authors to submit abstracts to a conference on European integration hosted by the Swedish Network for European Studies in Economics and Business in Lund, Sweden, taking place 12–13 November 2019. The aim of the conference is to bring together researchers and practitioners focusing on a variety of aspects that are relevant for the European integration to foster new collaborations and to strengthen scientific networks.  

Keynote speakers

  • Svend Albaek, Deputy Chief Economist at DG-Competition
  • Göran von Sydow, Director of Swedish Inst. for European Policy Studies

Proposals and submission

The conference is multidisciplinary and welcomes researchers from all economic disciplines. We invite proposals on all topics that are relevant for the European integration, including, but not confined to, the following; migration, labour market, international trade, FDI, food and agriculture, finance and banking, energy and climate, research and innovation, market structure and competition, network economics, corporate governance/organisation and consumer research.

We welcome submissions of proposals for single papers (including early work in progress), panel proposals (collecting three presentations on a common theme) and research overviews on special issues of interest.

Summary of conference details

  • Arranged by: Lund University School of Economics and Management, and the Swedish Network for European Studies in Economics and Business.
  • Conference organier: Joakim Gullstrand
  • Time: 12–13 November 2019.
  • Location: Grand Hotel, Lund, Sweden. The conference is in the centre of Lund close to the University, hotels and the Lund Central Station, which in turn is a short train ride away from Copenhagen International Airport.  
  • Conference language: English.
  • Costs: The conference, including lunches and dinners, is free of charge, though costs for travel and accommodation are not covered.
  • Intended audience: In addition to academic scholars, including PhD students, the conference aims to gather policy makers, public officials and representatives of the business community. A restricted number of non-presenting participants will be accepted. Note however that a priority will be given to applicants affiliated with Swedish and European organisations (public and private).   
  • Deadlines:
    • Submission: 31 August 2019.
    • Notification of acceptance: September 2019.
    • Conference schedule posted online: October 2019.
  • Contact: snee@ehl.lu.se.

Travelling to Lund and accommodation

Learn more about reaching and staying.

12–13 November 2019

Venue

Grand Hotel Lund
Bantorget 1
222 29 Lund

Contact

Joakim Gullstrand

snee@ehl.lu.se