36th EBES Conference - Istanbul

36th EBES Conference - Istanbul
July 1-3, 2021
Istanbul, Turkey
(Hybrid Mode)

On behalf of the organizing committee, I would like to invite you to participate in the 36th EBES Conference - Istanbul, which will bring together many distinguished researchers from all over the world. Participants will find opportunities for presenting new research, exchanging information, and discussing current issues. Although we focus on Europe and Asia, all papers from major economics, finance, and business fields - theoretical or empirical - are highly encouraged.

Qualified papers can be published in EBES journals (Eurasian Business Review and Eurasian Economic Review) or EBES Proceedings books after a peer review process without any submission or publication fees. EBES journals (EABR and EAER) Proceedings books are published by Springer. While EAER is indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics) and Scopus, EABR is indexed in the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) and Scopus.

In addition, all the submitted full papers will be included in the conference proceedings. After the conference, participants will have the opportunity to send their paper to be published in the Springer’s series Eurasian Studies in Business and Economics indexed in Scopus. This will also be sent to Clarivate Analytics in order to be reviewed for coverage in the Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH). Please note that the 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th (Vol. 2), 21st, and 24th EBES Conference Proceedings are accepted for inclusion in the Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH). Other conference proceedings are in progress.

Abstract submission for the 36th EBES Conference is now open. For submission, please click here. I would also like to remind you that the deadline for abstract submission is June 11, 2021. The decision regarding the acceptance/rejection of each abstract/paper will be communicated with the corresponding author within a week of submission.

Sincerely,

Klaus F. Zimmermann

President



Publication Opportunities

Qualified papers can be published in EBES journals (Eurasian Business Review and Eurasian Economic Review) or EBES Proceedings books after a peer review process without any submission or publication fees. EBES journals (EABR and EAER) are published by Springer and both are indexed in the SCOPUS, EBSCO EconLit with Full Text, Google Scholar, ABS Academic Journal Quality Guide, CNKI, EBSCO Business Source, EBSCO Discovery Service, ProQuest International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service, ProQuest ABI/INFORM, ProQuest Business Premium Collection, ProQuest Central, ProQuest Turkey Database, ProQuest-ExLibris Primo, ProQuest-ExLibris Summon, Research Papers in Economics (RePEc), Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China, Naver, SCImago, ABDC Journal Quality List, Cabell's Directory, and Ulrich's Periodicals Directory. In addition, while EAER is indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics), EABR is indexed in the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) and Current Contents / Social & Behavioral Sciences.

Also, all accepted abstracts will be published electronically in the Conference Program and the Abstract Book (with an ISBN number). It will be distributed to all conference participants at the conference via cloud storage. Although submitting full papers are not required, all the submitted full papers will also be included in the conference proceedings. After the conference, participants will also have the opportunity to send their paper to be published (after a refereeing process managed by EBES) in the Springer’s series Eurasian Studies in Business and Economics (no submission and publication fees).

Springer’s series Eurasian Studies in Business and Economics indexed in Scopus and this will also be sent to Clarivate Analytics in order to be reviewed for coverage in the Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH). Please note that the 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th (Vol. 2), 21st, and 24th EBES Conference Proceedings are accepted for inclusion in the Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH). Other conference proceedings are in progress.

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission for the 36th EBES Conference is now open. For online submission, please click here. In addition to oral presentation, there will be online/virtual presentation option for the 36th EBES Conference participants who are unable to attend the conference in person.

We would also like to remind you that the deadline for abstract submission is June 11, 2021. All submissions (papers and abstracts) are evaluated using a double-blind reviewing process. The decision regarding the acceptance/rejection of each abstract/paper will be communicated with the corresponding author within a week of submission.

Papers focus on all fields of economics and finance are welcome in the conference. Some of the topics that are accepted in the conference are Accounting/Audit, Behavioral Finance, Corporate Finance/Governance, Econometrics, Economics of Innovation, Education, Emerging Economies, Energy Studies, Entrepreneurship, Financial Economics, Health Economics, Human Resources, Industrial Organization, International Economics and Trade, International Finance. Investment, Islamic Economics/Finance, Labor Economics, Growth & Development, Game Theory, Management, Marketing, MIS, Monetary, Economics, Political Economy, Public Economics, Regional Studies, Risk Management, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SME), and Tourism.

Your abstract should be between 150 and 400 words. All abstracts should be submitted in Microsoft Word format (if submitted via email) and in English (including the title, authors’ names, affiliation, and contact information of the authors). Abstracts should include Objectives, Data and Methods, Results, and Conclusions. JEL classification and up to 6 keywords should be used. Previously published papers may not be submitted.

If you would like to propose an organized session, please contact Dr. Ender Demir by e-mail (demir@ebesweb.org) including its subject and format along with minimum 5 presenters interested in attending the session.

If your paper is accepted for presentation at the conference, you are expected to serve as a discussant or session chair in one of the sessions or presentations.

Invited Speakers

We are pleased to announce that distinguished colleagues Barry EichengreenNarjess Boubakri, Klaus F. Zimmermann and Jonathan Batten will join the conference as the keynote speakers and/or invited editors.


Barry Eichengreen is the George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, where he has taught since 1987. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). He worked as Senior Policy Advisor at the IMF. He is a regular monthly columnist for Project Syndicate. His books include The Populist Temptation: Economic Grievance and Political Reaction in the Modern Era (2018), How Global Currencies Work: Past, Present, and Future, with Livia Chitu and Arnaud Mehl, (2017), The Korean Economy: From a Miraculous Past to a Sustainable Future (Harvard East Asian Monographs) with Wonhyuk Lim, Yung Chul Park and Dwight H. Perkins, (2015), Renminbi Internationalization: Achievements, Prospects, and Challenges, co-edited with Masahiro Kawai, (2015), Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History, (2015). He was awarded the Economic History Association's Jonathan R.T. Hughes Prize for Excellence in Teaching in 2002 and the University of California at Berkeley Social Science Division's Distinguished Teaching Award in 2004. He is also the recipient of a doctor honoris causa from the American University in Paris. He is ranked as one of the top economists by IDEAS: 6th (number of works), 22 (average rank score) etc. His research interests are: exchange rates and capital flows; the gold standard and the Great Depression; the European economy; European integration; the impact of China on the international economic and financial system; IMF policy. His research was published in top journals such as Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, and Journal of International Economics.


Narjess Boubakri is professor of Finance at American University of Sharjah (AUS) (United Arab Emirates) where she joined in 2007. She is currently the Dean of the School of Business Administration at AUS as well. She has taught at Laval University and HEC Montreal School of Business (Canada). She has also several editorial roles at leading journals such as Editor (Finance Research Letters), Co-Editor (Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance), Associate Editor (Journal of Corporate Finance), and Subject Editor (Emerging Markets Review; Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions, and Money; and Journal of International Business Policy). Her papers were published in well-known journals such as Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, and Journal of Accounting Research. Her research has been widely cited (Google Scholar=6,000+). Her research areas are Corporate Governance, Privatization, Corporate Finance, International Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Legal and Political Institutions, Lobbying, and Earnings Management.


Klaus F. Zimmermann is President of the Global Labor Organization (GLO); Co-Director of POP at UNU-MERIT; Full Professor of Economics at Bonn University (em.); Honorary Professor, Maastricht University, Free University of Berlin and Renmin University of China; Member, German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, Regional Science Academy, and Academia Europaea (Chair of its Section for Economics, Business and Management Sciences). Among others, he has worked at Macquarie University, the Universities of Melbourne, Princeton, Harvard, Munich, Kyoto, Mannheim, Dartmouth College and the University of Pennsylvania. Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and Fellow of the European Economic Association (EEA). Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Population Economics. Editorial Board of International Journal of Manpower, Research in Labor Economics and Comparative Economic Studies, among others. Founding Director, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA); Past-President, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW). Distinguished John G. Diefenbaker Award 1998 of the Canada Council for the Arts; Outstanding Contribution Award 2013 of the European Investment Bank. Rockefeller Foundation Policy Fellow 2017; Eminent Research Scholar Award 2017, Australia; EBES Fellow Award 2018. He has published in many top journals including Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Public Choice, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Population Economics and Journal of Public Economics. His research fields are population, labor, development, and migration.


Jonathan Batten is professor of finance and CIMB-UUM Chair in Banking and Finance at the School of Economics, Finance and Banking at the University Utara Malaysia (Malaysia). Prior to this position, he worked at the Monash University (Australia), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Hong Kong), and Seoul National University (Korea). He is a well-known academician who has published articles in many of the leading economics and finance journals and currently serves as the Editor of Emerging Markets Review (SSCI), Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money (SSCI), and Finance Research Letters (SSCI). He was also the President of EBES from July 2014 till December 2018. His current research interests include: financial market development and risk management; spread modelling arbitrage and market integration; and the investigation of the non-linear dynamics of financial prices.


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Opening Speech

Date: July 1, 2021

Speakers:

Mehmet Huseyin Bilgin, Vice President, EBES & Istanbul Medeniyet University, Turkey

Klaus F. Zimmermann, President, EBES & GLO, Germany


Keynote Address

Date: July 1, 2021

Moderator:

Klaus F. Zimmermann, President, EBES & GLO, Germany

Speaker:

Barry Eichengreen, Professor of Economics and Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A.


Editors Session

We are pleased to announce that distinguished colleagues and editors Klaus F. ZimmermannNarjess Boubakri, and Jonathan Batten will join the conference and lead the discussion in the Editors’ panel session on how to publish in WoS journals.

Editors Session: Meet the Journal Editors

Date: July 1, 2021

Moderator: 

Klaus F. Zimmermann, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Population Economics (SSCI & IF: 1.840)

Speakers:  

Narjess Boubakri, Editor, Finance Research Letters (SSCI & IF: 3.527)

Jonathan Batten, Editor, Emerging Markets Review (SSCI & IF: 3.092) and Journal of International Financial

Markets Institutions and Money (SSCI & IF: 2.553),Chief Editor, Finance Research Letters (SSCI & IF: 3.527)


Publisher Session

In addition, at the conference, Barbara Fess will share her experience about how to publish with Springer. Barbara Fess is a senior editor of general economics, environmental economics, energy and climate, development economics, and regional science at Springer in Heidelberg, Germany.

Publisher Session: How to publish with Springer

Date: April 7, 2021

Moderator:
Hakan Danis, Vice President, EBES & Managing Editor, Eurasian Economic Review.

Speaker: 
Barbara Fess, Senior Editor, Springer, Germany.


Conference Venue

36th EBES Conference – Istanbul will take place on July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2021 hybrid mode. Details can be found at our website.

Contact information:

Conference Coordinator: Dr Ender Demir demir@ebesweb.org

Director: Mr. Ugur Can ebes@ebesweb.org

Phone: +90 0212 220 5451