UNU-WIDER Development Conference 2017


United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) is welcoming papers for a two-day conference on public economics for development. The conference will bring together about 150-200 participants from the academic, government, and development communities from all over the world and provide a forum to discuss innovative, theoretical, and empirical research. The conference will consist of plenary sessions with keynote speakers, parallel sessions with contributed papers, and a poster session.

Conference Details

Date: 5-6 July 2017
Location: Maputo, Mozambique

Theme: “Public economics for development”


Individuals working in the academic, government, and development communities. Special consideration will be given to early-career, female, and developing country researchers


THERE IS NO CONFERENCE FEE. For accepted participants, travel support can be provided for one author per selected paper using the most economical travel route subject to UN guidelines; preference will be given to authors from developing countries. If required, UNU-WIDER can also provide visa support. UNU-WIDER will provide hotel accommodation and most meals during the conference.


13 March, 2017    23:59 EET
To submit, visit the Official Link.


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