The Economic & Financial Policy Institute (ECoFI) was established with the objectives of facilitating the School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB) in generating knowledge and cultivating research excellence. At the same time ECoFI also provides a platform for knowledge sharing among scholars through the Annual ECoFI Symposium (AES).
The 1st AES was held on 21st December 2014 at Holiday Villa Alor Setar. Its success has led to the 2nd and 3rd AES which were held in 2015 and 2016, respectively. Feedbacks provided by participants in the past symposiums were used as the basis for this 4th symposium in 2017.
• To become a centre of excellence in education for the northern region of Peninsular Malaysia with regards to economics, finance and banking;
• To create a platform for academics, professionals, policy makers and postgraduate students to interact and exchange ideas;
• To provide participants opportunity to present ideas and research initiatives;
• To encourage research in the field of economics, finance and banking.
This symposium will be held at the TH Hotel & Convention Centre, Alor Setar on the 19th of December 2017. As such, the following dates need to be observed:
|Full Paper Submission Deadline
||6 November 2017|
|Notification of Paper Acceptance||10 November 2017|
|Payment Deadline||20 November 2017|
Dr. Nur Marina Abdul Manap
Universiti Utara Malaysia