The Korea-America Economic Association

Call for Papers (KAEA-KIET)

The annual conference sponsored jointed by the Korea-America Economic Association and the Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET, 산업연구원) will be held as follows.

  • Theme: 한국 경제・산업의 생산성 향상 방안 연구
  • Date: July 11, 2017 (Tuesday)
  • Venue: Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade, Sejong City, Korea
  • Submission Deadline: March 31, 2017

The KAEA is soliciting high quality papers on the theme, but also will consider papers in the general area of industrial organization which have relevant policy implications. The KIET will award each presenter, who resides outside Korea, of accepted papers an honorarium of KRW 2,500,000 for travel support and hotel accommodation for one night to attend the conference.

The deadline to submit a manuscript or extended abstract (700–1,000 words) is Friday, March 31, 2017. Submissions should include JEL codes. Submissions are to be made by e-mail addressed to Vice President Inhyuck “Steve” Ha (iha@wcu.edu). Abstracts of papers, without the full manuscript, will be considered, but preference will be given to full manuscripts. All submitted papers will be reviewed by anonymous referees selected by the KAEA and the KIET. Acceptance decisions will be made by April 15, and the authors will be notified by email.

You must be a KAEA lifetime member or have been an annual member for the previous two years (2016 and 2017) to submit a manuscript. Your membership status will be reviewed before an acceptance decision is made. No exceptions will be made regarding the membership policy. Young scholars are strongly encouraged to submit a manuscript. Please visit our website (www.KAEA.org) if you have any questions about the membership.

Call for Papers (KAEA-KIPF)

The annual conference sponsored jointed by the Korea-America Economic Association and the Korea Institute of Public Finance (KIPF, 한국조세재정연구원) will be held as follows.

  • Theme: 한미 신정부 출범에 따른 조세 및 재정 정책논의
  • Date: July 19, 2017 (Wednesday)
  • Venue: Korea Institute of Public Finance, Sejong City, Korea
  • Submission Deadline: March 31, 2017

The KAEA is soliciting high quality papers on the theme, but also will consider papers in the general area of public finance which have relevant policy implications. The KIPF will award each presenter, who resides outside Korea, of accepted papers an honorarium of KRW 2,000,000 for travel support and hotel accommodation for two nights to attend the conference.

The deadline to submit a manuscript or extended abstract (700–1,000 words) is Friday, March 31, 2017. Submissions should include JEL codes. Submissions are to be made by e-mail addressed to Vice President Inhyuck “Steve” Ha (iha@wcu.edu). Abstracts of papers, without the full manuscript, will be considered, but preference will be given to full manuscripts. All submitted papers will be reviewed by anonymous referees selected by the KAEA and the KIPF. Acceptance decisions will be made by April 15, and the authors will be notified by email.

You must be a KAEA lifetime member or have been an annual member for the previous two years (2016 and 2017) to submit a manuscript. Your membership status will be reviewed before an acceptance decision is made. No exceptions will be made regarding the membership policy. Young scholars are strongly encouraged to submit a manuscript. Please visit our website (www.KAEA.org) if you have any questions about the membership.

Call for Papers (KAEA-KIF-KAFA)

The annual conference sponsored jointed by the Korea-America Economic Association (KAEA), the Korea Institute of Finance (KIF, 금융연구원), and the Korea-America Finance Association (KAFA), will be held as follows.

  • Theme: Political Uncertainties and Economic Challenges
  • Date: June 1, 2017 (Thursday)
  • Venue: Korea Institute of Finance, Seoul, Korea
  • Submission Deadline: March 31, 2017

The KAEA is soliciting high quality papers on the theme, but papers dealing with general issues in public finance, monetary policies, macro-finance, financial/capital markets, and banking industry and regulations are also welcome as long as they have relevant policy implications. The KIF will award each presenter, who resides outside Korea, of accepted papers an honorarium for travel support.

The deadline to submit a manuscript or extended abstract (700–1,000 words) is Friday, March 31, 2017. Submissions should include JEL codes. Submissions are to be made by e-mail addressed to Vice President Inhyuck “Steve” Ha (iha@wcu.edu). Abstracts of papers, without the full manuscript, will be considered, but preference will be given to full manuscripts. All submitted papers will be reviewed by anonymous referees selected by the KAEA and the KIF. Acceptance decisions will be made by April 15, and the authors will be notified by email.

You must be a KAEA lifetime member or have been an annual member for the previous two years (2016 and 2017) to submit a manuscript. Your membership status will be reviewed before an acceptance decision is made. No exceptions will be made regarding the membership policy. Young scholars are strongly encouraged to submit a manuscript. Please visit our website (www.KAEA.org) if you have any questions about the membership.

Call for Papers (KAEA-ASSA 2018)

The 2018 convention of the Allied Social Science Association will be held in Philadelphia, PA on January 5-7, 2018. The KAEA will sponsor three sessions at this annual convention including one joint session with AEA. This joint session is organized with invited papers; KAEA members are invited to submit papers for the other two sessions (Microeconomics and Macroeconomics). Papers do not have to be on issues related with the Korean economy. Guidelines for Paper Submission: Abstract of 200-400 words (and a completed paper if available) should be submitted by e-mail to Prof. Hyeongwoo Kim at gmmkim@gmail.com.

Submission deadline: April 15, 2017.

Submissions will be accepted only from the lifetime KAEA members or those who have paid the KAEA membership dues for both 2016 and 2017 prior to the paper submission.

Call for Papers (KAEA-KEA Joint International Conference 2017)

The 18th International Conference sponsored jointly by the Korea-America Economic Association (KAEA) and the Korean Economic Association (KEA) will be held on July 13-15, 2017, at Korea University in Seoul, Korea. This joint international conference has been held every other year, but we expect to have the conference annually from this year on.  For this year, the conference will be organized jointly with the Asia-Pacific Economic Association (APEA).

The KAEA is soliciting a broad range of topics in economics and related areas. The KEA will provide financial support to each presenter of accepted papers to cover the travel expenses (partial or full) up to KRW 2,000,000 and hotel accommodation for two nights.

The deadline to submit a manuscript or abstract (200-300 words) is Friday, March 31, 2017. Submissions should include JEL codes. Submissions are to be made by e-mail addressed to Vice President Inhyuck “Steve” Ha (iha@wcu.edu). Abstracts of papers, without the full manuscript, will be considered, but preference will be given to full manuscripts. All submitted papers will be reviewed by anonymous referees selected by the KAEA and the KEA. Acceptance decisions will be made by April 15, and the authors will be notified by email.

You must be a KAEA lifetime member or have been an annual member for the previous two years (2016 and 2017) to submit a manuscript. Due to the expected high volume of submissions, your membership status will be reviewed before an acceptance decision is made. No exceptions will be made regarding the membership policy. Young scholars are strongly encouraged to submit a manuscript.

KAEA ASSA 2017 Program

Below is the program of the KAEA events in the 2017 ASSA meetings in Chicago on January 6-8, 2017.

kaea-assa-program-2017

Call for Papers (Sungkyun Institute of Economic Research)

The Sungkyun Institute of Economic Research at Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) is organizing “Junior faculty research conference” and is inviting KAEA members to submit the paper. The purpose of conference is to provide opportunities to prominent Korean junior faculty members (or equivalent) abroad to gather together for exchanging current research ideas and building networks with other researchers in both Korea and abroad. We will match top Korean senior economists in each field to provide comments on the papers presented. Details of the conference are as follows:

  1. Date: May 20 (Sat), 2017 all day
  2. Conference venue: Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
  3. Submission deadline: January 31, 2017
  4. Sessions cover Micro, Macro and Econometrics.

We will provide partial travel support up to 1,500,000 won (less for those from Asia). Please submit a draft of the paper to Professor Sunghyun Kim at shenrykim@skku.edu.