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Call for Papers

Call for Papers

The Conference will be hosted by the Asian Vision Institute, with the Regional Science Association International, at Angkor Paradise Hotel, Siem Reap, Cambodia, 12-14 June 2023. The overall theme of the conference is: “Economic and Social Transformation Amidst the Multi-Pronged Global Crisis”. The programme committee invites contributed papers on topics in regional science for presentation at the conference.

The committee will welcome papers on any aspect of regional science, and would particularly welcome papers reporting research or case studies on the following themes: 

1.         Regional economics and development

2.         Income inequality and regional disparities

3.         Infrastructure, basic utilities and regional management

4.         Public services and human development

5.         Trade, investment and economic growth

6.         Decentralization and regional fiscal policies

7.         Regional macro and financial policies

8.         Local government innovation and governance

9.         Economic shocks and social safety nets

10.       Inflation and exchange rate policies

11.       Culture, land and village development

Extended paper abstract of about 500 words should be submitted online via by 31 March 2023 (Extended Deadline).

Abstract should consist of background, data and methodology, potential contributions, and keywords. Abstracts must be submitted in English.

Paper sessions are seminar-style for each paper and ample time for discussion and for participants to provide constructive feedback to authors. Paper presentations will be in English.

Important dates:

Feb 1, 2023            :    Abstract submission opening

Mar 31, 2023           :    Abstract submission deadline (Extended)

Apr 1, 2023            :    Early bird registration open

Apr 1, 2023            :    Notification of abstract acceptance

May 1, 2023           :    Early bird registration end

May 22, 2023         :    Paper presenter registration deadline

Jun 5, 2023            :    Non-presenter registration deadline

Jun 12 – 13, 2023  :    Pre-conference training

Jun 13 – 14, 2023  :    Conference date

In Partnership with
Pacific Regional Science Conference Organization (PRSCO) Summer Institute

Supported by
Regional Science Association International (RSAI)

Asian Vision Institute (AVI)