Upcoming Events


EPS at The International Economics Association 17th World Congress

Amman, Jordan June 6 - 10, 2014

New Approaches to the Economics of Inequality  (Session)

  • Sevil Acar,  Istanbul Kemerburgaz  
    "Inequality Impacts of Oil Dependence in the MENA"
  • Hamid E. Ali, American University Cairo
    "Inequality and growth in Middle East and North Africa"
  • James Galbraith, University of Texas at Austin
    "Global Inequality: A Summing Up."
  • Branko Milanovic, City University of New York
    "Winners and losers of globalization: from the fall of the Berlin Wall to the Great Recession"

More information available here.


18th Annual Conference on Economics and Security

University of Perugia, Italy June 19 - 20, 2014

The eighteenth annual international conference on economics and security will take place in Perugia. As usual, the conference aims to provide an opportunity for economists, political scientists and others from around the world to share ideas and discuss the future developments in the following areas:

  • Regional security
  • Economics of security
  • Corruption and military spending  
  • Globalisation and the restructuring of the MIC
  • Militarism and development
  • Security sector reform
  • Economics of conflict and war
  • Post-conflict reconstruction
  • Economics of the arms trade
  • Procurement and offsets
  • Arms races and alliances
  • Peace economics and peace science
  • Conversion and demilitarisation
  • Economics of terrorism

Offers of papers on related topics are also welcome.

The conference will have plenary sessions with keynote speakers and specialist workshop streams. Further information on the organization of the conference will posted on the conference website:


If you are interested in organizing a session at the 2014 Conference, please send a proposal with a title, brief summary, list of titles and proposed speakers. If you would like to present a paper please send a title and an abstract of less than 300 words as soon as possible. Both should be sent before April 19, 2014 to: lpieroni@unipg.it