University of Urbino “Carlo Bo” | Department of Economics, Society, Politics

Urbino |ItalyJune 4-6, 2020

The Italian Association for the Study of Comparative Economic Systems (AISSEC) will hold its XXI Scientific Conference in Urbino, on June 4-6, 2020, at the Department of Economics, Society, Politics (University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”).

As usual, the Conference focuses on the mission of the Association, the comparison of economic systems, and the key-topics of the XXI edition are the economic and social inequalities under a comparative perspective, including inequalities within and between countries, world global inequalities, intergenerational inequalities, wage inequalities and the functional distribution of income.

However, submissions dealing with both theoretical and applied research on economic development in general (e.g., micro and macroeconomics for inclusive growth and development, global value chains, innovation, environmental issues, etc.) are also welcome. Young researchers and Ph.D. students are encouraged to apply and special fees will be accorded to them.The Conference is organized in three main sessions:

1) Advanced Economies

2) Emerging Economies

3) Developing Countries.

In each session, there will be a presentation by an international keynote speaker.Abstracts (500 words) should be submitted by February 29, 2020, to Questo indirizzo email è protetto dagli spambots. È necessario abilitare JavaScript per vederlo., also indicating to which of the three sessions your paper better applies. Submissions will undergo a regular peer review process. Notification of acceptance will be sent by March 15, 2020. Early bird registrations will be possible until April 15, 2020. The final deadline for registration is April 30, 2020.


Simona Abderhalden, Andrea Coveri, Marta Marson, Elena Paglialunga, Donatella Saccone, Elena Vallino, Antonello Zanfei.


Giovanni Balcet, Mario Deaglio, Marta Marson, Elena Paglialunga, Donatella Saccone, Giuseppe Travaglini, Vittorio Valli, Elena Vallino, Antonello Zanfei.For information about the programme, the registration details and the venue, please see the conference page at

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