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Ninth Annual Conference

APEA 2013

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Osaka University (Toyonaka campus)

Osaka, July 27-28, 2013

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Kar-yiu Wong, University of Washington, US (co-chair)
Kenzo Abe, Osaka University, JP (co-chair)
Joshua Aizenman, University of Southern California, US
Shin-ichi Fukuda, University of Tokyo, JP
Chung Mo Koo, Kangwon National University, KR
Host: Department of Economics, Osaka University

Osaka University, Japan

Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy (CIRJE), University of Tokyo, Japan

JSPS Core-to-Core Program (B. Asia-Africa Science Platforms), Japan

Tokyo Center of Economic Research (TCER), Japan

The Japan Economic Research Institute, Japan

Institute of Statistical Research, Japan

Kikawada Foundation, Japan

Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs (KIHASA), Korea

Korea Institute of Public Finance (KIPF), Korea

Chung Mo Koo, Kangwon National University, KR (co-chair)
Kenzo Abe, Osaka University, JP (co-chair)
Yuichi Fukuta, Osaka University, JP
Yuri Sasaki, Meiji Gakuin University, JP
Program Committee: Shin-ichi Fukuda, University of Tokyo, JP (co-chair)
Kenzo Abe, Osaka University, JP (co-chair)
Yuri Sasaki, Meiji Gakuin University, JP
Local Organizing Committee: Yuichi Fukuta, Osaka University, JP (chair)
Masaru Sasaki, Osaka University, JP

APEA is happy to introduce its ninth annual conference. Empirical or theoretical papers in all economic fields, with or without relevance to the Asia-Pacific economies, are welcome.

Previous eight APEA conferences were held at Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo on July 30-31, 2005, the University of Washington, Seattle on July 29-30, 2006, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong on July 25-26, 2007, Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China on December 13-14, 2008, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, USA on June 27-28, 2009, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong on July 8-9, 2010, Pusan National University on June 24-25, 2011, and Nanyang Technological University on June 28-29, 2012. Please go to the home pages of these conferences for the programs and the papers presented.

Economists are invited to submit papers for presentation in the conference. Papers in all economics fields, either theoretical or empirical, and whether or not directly related to the Asia-Pacific economies, are welcome. A few sessions for graduate students in doctoral programs are planned.

The deadline for submitting a paper (or an extended abstract with at least 300 words) is February 15, 2013. Please send your submission to <submit@apeaweb.org>.

Please include in your submission the following information of you and all other co-authors (if any): name, e-mail address, affiliation, academic rank (or graduate student), and mailing address.

Economists are also welcome to organize sessions in the conference. Each session will last for 2 hours, consisting of
a chair person (not necessarily the organizer, but preferably not one of the presenters or discussants);
three to five papers around a common theme;
three to five discussants (If help is needed to identify discussants, please contact us.).

Please submit a proposal by March 15, 2013. The proposal should include the title of each session, and the names, affiliations, academic ranks, and e-mail addresses of all presenters, discussants, the organizer, and the chair. The proposal should be sent to <submit@apeaweb.org>.



All participants have to register. The registration fee is US$300. Graduate students, with proof of their student status, will enjoy a registration fee of US$150. Participants from least developed countries will also receive a 50% discount of the registration fee. Early registration: Registration fee paid by May 31, 2013 will be US$260 (or US$130 for students or participants from least developed countries).


Publication of Papers

Presenters are strongly encouraged to submit their papers, after presentation and appropriate revision, to either of the following journals: Global Journal of Economics (GJE) and China Economic Policy Review (CEPR).


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