Call for papers: 17th Annual International Conference on Economics and Security
Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) is pleased to announce that the 17th Annual International Conference on Economics and Security will be held at SIPRI in Stockholm, Sweden, on 14–15 June 2013. The conference is co-organized by SIPRI and Economists for Peace and Security.
Abstract submission is now closed!
Registration is now open.
Register by Friday May 10th for early registration fee rates.
The conference organizers are grateful for the support of the Swedish Riksbankens Jubileumsfond for their generous financial support for the conference.
Key conference and related activities
- Thursday 13th June: pre-conference lecture by SIPRI Director, Professor Dr. Tilman Brück, 18:30, Stockholm University Geovetenskapens Hus. Followed by reception. Free, open to the public.
- Friday 14th - 15th June: 17th Annual International Conference on Economics and Security, SIPRI, 09:00 - 18:00
Keynote speakers: Friday 09:45: Professor Dr. Ron Smith, Professor of Economics, Birkbeck College, London: "The economic cost of military conflicts".
- Saturday 15th June, 19:30: Conference dinner at a restaurant in central Stockholm (optional)
- Sunday 16th June, 09:30: Day-trip to ancient Viking settlement of Birka (optional).
Thanks to the grant we have received from Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, we are able to offer conference-fee waivers and travel subsidies to some participants, prioritizing presenters from non-High Income countries and countries in receipt of EU 'bail-out' packages. More details.