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 (firstname.lastname@example.org). 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 email@example.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 (firstname.lastname@example.org). 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.
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:
- Date: May 20 (Sat), 2017 all day
- Conference venue: Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
- Submission deadline: January 31, 2017
- 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 email@example.com.
Call for Papers (KAEA-WEAI)
The 92nd Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International (WEAI) will be held on June 25 – 29, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego, California. The Korea-America Economic Association (KAEA) plans to organize two sessions at the WEAI conference. We sincerely invite the members of the KAEA or the KEA to join in this wonderful event.
Theoretical and empirical papers on all aspects of economics are welcome. Please submit a manuscript or an extended abstract to Professor J.B. Kim (firstname.lastname@example.org) by e-mail including
(i) the JEL code(s), (ii) 3-5 key words, and (iii) your membership status with the KAEA or the KEA
Submission deadline is January 15 (Monday), 2017. If accepted, your final version manuscript is due June 1 (Thursday), 2017.
There is no submission fee for members of the KAEA or the KEA. In addition, the session participants can register at the WEAI member’s rate regardless of their membership status with the WEAI. However, all participants will be required to register for the conference and responsible for their own expenses.
Submitted papers will be blind-reviewed by the referees. All presenters are strongly urged to serve as discussants (or session chairs, if requested) for the WEAI-KAEA sessions.
Further information about the conference can be found at the WEAI website at http://www.weai.org.
Job Openings (KIET)
KOREA INSTITUTE FOR INDUSTRIAL ECONOMICS AND TRADE(KIET), SEJONG, KOREA
Associate Research Fellow (Doctoral)
The Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade (KIET) is a leading think tank and government-sponsored research institute established in 1976. KIET conducts industrial policy oriented researches for public sectors in general.
We are opening positions in the following areas of economics: Macroeconomics, Applied Microeconomics, Econometrics and Statistics, Industrial Organization, Strategic Management, Distribution and Logistics, International Trade, Regional and Urban Economics.
We are looking for the candidates with a Ph.D. degree, or students expecting a Ph.D. degree by August 2017.
The application process will be as follows:
[First round] Document review
: To apply, please send a (1) curriculum vitae, (2) statement of purpose, (3) three letters of recommendation, and a (4) job market paper.
Email for Applications: email@example.com
Informational URL: http://www.kiet.re.kr
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
[Second round] Interview at the American Economic Association 2017 Annual Meeting **(Candidates must register and come to the 2016 AEA Annual Meeting for the interview – for more information, please visit, http://aeaweb.org/Annual_Meeting/index.php)**
: We will notify the status of the application from the first round by December 9, 2016 and discuss the interview schedule with the prospective candidates.
If you have any question, please contact email@example.com