5th Annual ECoFI Symposium

Commodity-led growth: Recent developments and challenges

18th December 2018.

EDC Hotels & Resorts, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia

Call for Papers

Conference Theme

Commodity-led inclusive growth: Recent developments and challenges


• Industrial and International Economics
• Public and Monetary Economics
• Development Economics
• Agricultural Economics and food security
• Environmental Economics
• Natural Resources Economics
• Corporate Finance
• International Finance
• Corporate Governance
• Risk Management and Insurance
• Bank Management
• Any related topic on economics, finance and banking

Submission Guidelines

  • The paper must be original and have not been previously accepted in a journal or under consideration for publication elsewhere
  • All papers must conform to standard single-column format set in MS Word Template (Download it HERE)
  • The paper must be written in English with a maximum of 10 pages in single spacing, including an abstract, references, tables, figures and appendices
  • Papers must be sent through the OpenConf Peer Review and Conference Management System

The author(s) for each accepted paper must register and pay the confernce fee by 20 November, 2018. By submitting a paper to be presented at the AES, you explicitly agree that you will definitely have a fund and shall register for the conference.

Poster Guidelines

The poster must be A0 size (A0 size is 841mm x 1189mm) in portrait orientation.
Download Poster Template HERE
Posters presenters are encouraged to be available by their poster at some time during lunch and/or coffee breaks. A handout with the key messages of your poster and your contact details is helpful, and you are encouraged to bring some with you.


All accepted papers will be published in AES2018 Proceedings. Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit their papers to the Journal of Reviews on Global Economics (Scopus-Indexed). Additional fees may apply.

Paper Submission

We use OpenConf Peer Review and Conference Management System for paper submission and reviewing process. Authors are required to submit and upload the paper online. 


Contact Us

Dr. Nur Marina Abdul Manap
AES2018 Secretary
Universiti Utara Malaysia
06010 Sintok
Phone: +604-928-6837
Fax: +604-928-6752
Email: nurmarina@uum.edu.my


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