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Call for Papers

The theme for this year's EIITF Conference is “Trade, Finance, and Development: Contemporary Issues

Thrust Areas

1. Firm heterogeneity and trade
2. International trade and organization of firms and business.
3. Product mix, quality and International trade
4. International trade, economic growth and productivity
5. Trade and welfare, unilateralism vs. multilateralism and role of WTO
6. Modern approaches to the gravity model
7. Exchange rate dynamics
8. Stabilization policies in an open economy
9. Developmental issues in an open economy
10. Corporate finance and governance
11. Asset pricing, investment and portfolio management
12. Risk management and quantitative finance
13. Financial markets and institutions
14. Banking and financial regulations
15. Financial Technology
16. Corporate financial reporting (including Sustainability reporting)

Important Note: The list is indicative only. Research papers in other allied areas, international business and management are also welcome.

Submission of complete paper is desirable. Alternatively, researchers may submit an extended abstract of 5000 words, clearly incorporating among others the theoretical framework, methodology applied, data sources and description, empirical results and policy implications.

To encourage young researchers who are currently pursuing PhD in the area of international trade and finance a separate track is added in the Conference. The best paper from the Doctoral Students will also be awarded cash prize and a certificate. Participants will also have the opportunity to publish their research papers in peer-reviewed ABDC/Scopus listed journals.

Submission starts on 10 February 2020 and the deadline for submission is 31 May 2020. All papers will be go through a blind-review process. Authors of accepted papers will be notified by 15 July 2020.

A registration fee of Indian Rupees 2,500 (+18% GST) for participants based in India and US$50 (+18% GST) for all other participants will be charged. There is no registration fees for PhD students and research scholars.

Limited accommodation facility on first-cum-first serve basis will be provided to young research scholars at a subsidized rate.

The details about the Conference may be accessed through http://eiitf.iift.ac.in

For any conference related queries, please feel free to write to eiitf2020@iift.edu

Best Wishes and Regards,

Conference Coordinator
EIITF 2020