Italian Association for the Study of Comparative Economic Systems (AISSEC)
XXII AISSEC Scientific Conference

(Re)discovering the drivers of economic development

G. D’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Department of Economic Studies, Pescara, Italy
June 16-18, 2022

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The XXII AISSEC Conference will be held at the Department of Economic Studies (G. D’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara), on 16-18th June, 2022. The Conference is organized in partnership with the Turin Centre on Emerging Economies (OEET).
The Conference pursues the mission of the Association, which is the comparison of economic systems. It is meant to gather scholars working in different areas with an aim to exchange ideas on topics related to economic development. The main focus of the XXII edition will be on the drivers of economic development, under a comparative perspective. Both theoretical and empirical contributions are welcomed on issues dealing with (but not limited to):
- Education
- Innovation
- Productivity
- Inequality
- Health
- Institutions
- Green economy/Sustainable development
- Demography/Female employment
- Migration
- Trade/Value chains
- Culture/Social norms/Religion
- Information/Media/Democratization


The list of confirmed keynote speakers includes:
 Simone Borghesi (University of Siena)
 Jean-Philippe Platteau (University of Namur)
 Daria Taglioni (The World Bank)
The working language of the conference is English.

Extended abstracts (max. 500 words) should be submitted, by 28th March, to Questo indirizzo email è protetto dagli spambots. È necessario abilitare JavaScript per vederlo.
Notification of acceptance will be sent by 4th March, by email. Early bird registration will be possible until 15th April. The final registration should be done by 15th May.

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