This international workshop organised by INFER - International Network for Economic Research and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Department of Economics, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania and will take place 9-10 November, 2012, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
This INFER workshop provides an opportunity for all economists interested in international economics to exchange ideas, to create links in research and to meet fellows in related subject. Researchers are invited to submit theoretical and applied papers broadly consistent with this year's special topic: "Opportunities for Growth, Trade and Investments after the Crisis". Topics to be discussed during the workshop might include:
- International Factor Movements,
- Trade Policy,
- Determinants of economic growth in open economies,
- Multinational firms,
- Economic Integration and
- other related issues.
This workshop is meant to be a follow-up of the workshop organized in Brussels (June 23-24, 2011) on "Recent Issues in European Economic Integration and EU enlargement".
The workshop is open to anybody involved in economic issues related with the topic, including both young and experienced researchers from academics and research institutes, post-doctoral students, and professionals from business, government and non-governmental institutions.
Publication of Papers
A selection of papers presented at the workshop will be published in one or more international publications. INFER offers several publication possibilities to workshop participants. Moreover papers of excellent quality may be published in a special issue of good international journals like the Journal of Economic Policy Reform, International Economics and Economic Policy, International Journal of Public Policy etc. The workshop organizers will contact you about these publication possibilities later.
- Dr. Adriaan Dierx, Case handler - Infringements, European Comission, DG Competition. Title: "The contribution of competition policy to growth and investment in transport"
- Prof. Lucian Albu, Romanian Academy, Institute for Economic Forecasting, Bucharest, Romania
- Prof. Dumitru Miron, Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
- Bas van Aarle (University of Hasselt, Belgium and CESinfo Munich)
- Gheorghe Ciobanu (Babeş- Bolyai University)
- Jan Van Hove (H.U.Brussel and K.U.Leuven)
- Cordelius Ilgmann (Federal Financial Supervisory Agency)
- Dumitru Matis (Babeş- Bolyai University)
- Monica Pop Silaghi (Babeş- Bolyai University)
- Christian Richter (University of East London)
- Makram El-Shagi (University of Halle)
- Edward Shinnick (University College Cork)
- Michael Stierle (European Commission)
- Ulrike Stierle-von Schuetz (RWTH Aachen University)
- Elias Soukiazis (University of Coimbra)
- Andreea Stoian (Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies)
- Camelia Turcu (University of Orléans)