National School of Development, Peking University & Stockholm China Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics
Beijing 29-30 August 2019
Call for Papers
A conference on the economic consequences of trade, finance and foreign direct investment will be held in Beijing on 29-30 August 2019 by the National School of Development at Peking University, jointly organized by the Stockholm China Economic Research Institute at Stockholm School of Economics.
Trade, finance and cross-border investments play a key role in China’s continued economic development. The ongoing international trade tensions have highlighted the importance of these issues for China and the rest of the world. This conference will collect academic papers at both the micro and macro level with the aim of providing empirical evidence concerning challenges that China faces in terms of trade, finance, and foreign direct investments.
Papers that relate to the theme of this conference are especially welcome. Topics covered may thus include but are not limited to:
- International trade
- Outward and inward FDI
- Trade flows
- Financial flows
- Sovereign debt
- Subnational debt
- Firm-level financing and debt
- Political economy of finance
- Financial reforms
- Financial risk
- Trade imbalances
- Regional trade agreements
- Exchange rate policy
There is no conference fee for accepted presenters. The conference organizers will provide accommodation for two nights in a hotel close to the conference site and lunch free of charge.
- Anders C. Johansson, Stockholm School of Economics
- Miaojie Yu, National School of Development, Peking University
- Loren Brandt, University of Toronto
- Yiping Huang, National School of Development, Peking University
- Shang-jin Wei, Asian Development Bank and Columbia University
- Michael Funke, Hamburg University
- Chenggang Xu, Hong Kong University
- Jun Zhang, Fudan University
- Xiaobo Zhang, National School of Development, Peking University
National School of Development, Peking University, Beijing, China
Paper Submission Guidelines
Those interested in presenting a paper are invited to email a complete paper or a two-page abstract with details of methodology and data used in the empirical analysis to Ms. Jessie Cheng (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 1 July 2019 at the latest. If accepted, you are expected to submit the full paper no later than 10 August 2019.