• The Fourth International Conference in Economics

  • 10-12 August 2016 @ ImperialCollege, London, UK

  • World Economic Research Institute

  • Socio-Economic Research Institute of Piemonte

  • Faculty of Economics of Ostrava Technical University

  • Abstract Submission: 01 May 2016

  • Late Registration: 15 June 2016

World Economic Research Institute (WERI), the Socio-Economic Research Institute of Piemonte (IRES) and Faculty of Economics of Ostrava Technical University are jointly organizing the fourth International Conference in Economics to be held at Imperial College, London, UK on 10-12 August 2016. The Conference program includes plenary sessions, panels, and presentations of contributed papers. The conference is open to all line of theoretical and empirical research in economics, finance and entrepreneurship.  The conference aims at bringing together scholars from all over the World for exchange of ideas, discussion of recent results within theoretical and applied research, and creating a research network for future joint collaborations.

London 2016 | Econworld

London 2016 | Econworld


EconWorld2016@Imperial College Programme is now available. Please check the programme and let us know for any mistype or omission.


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EconWorld2016@Imperial College Programme

Abstract Submission

An abstracts of not more than 200 words in English should be submitted 01 May 2016 through the website. Abstracts should also include 2-3 JEL codes of the research. Papers in the fields of economics, finance and entrepreneurship will be considered. Authors will receive a notification by e-mail about acceptance/rejection of their research by 10 May 2016. Please submit your abstract by following the link below:

Click to submit your abstract to EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege

Please send your abstract to if you are having problem in submitting online.

Full Paper Submission

The deadline to submit full papers is 01 July 2016.  Submitting full papers are up to the authors (not mandatory). Full papers submitted will be included in Conference CD. Manuscript should be single line spacing. Margins on the page should be  2.5 cm. Page numbers must be placed at the bottom of the page. Font size should be Times New Roman 12 pt. First page of the manuscript should include title, author(s) names with institutions and e-mail address of each author, abstract, keywords (min. 3, max. 5) and JEL codes. Correspondence address should be indicated by a footnote with the full mailing address, fax number and e-mail address of corresponding author. In addition, supporting agencies, etc. may also be indicated by a footnote on the first page. Abstract should not exceed 200 words for reviews and research articles. Equations, citations, uncommon abbreviations, etc. should not be included in the abstract. Please submit your full paper in MS Word format to

Click here for full paper template !!!


Organization Committee

  • Hasan Dudu – JRC – IPTS, Spain
  • Yilmaz Kilicaslan – Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Daniela Maggioni, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
  • İsmail Siriner – Kocaeli University, Turkey

Conference Secretariat

  • Zeynep Karal (Turkish – English)
  • Jitka Siriner (Čeština – English )

Program  Committee

  • Elif Akbostabci OZKAZANC – METU, Turkey
  • I. Semih AKCOMAK – METU, Turkey
  • Aliye Atay KAYIS – Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey
  • Bahar BERBEROGLU – Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Yener COSKUN – Capital Markets Board, Turkey
  • Hasan Murat ERTUĞRUL – Treasury, Turkey
  • Levent ERDOGAN – Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Işıl EROL – Ozyegin University, Turkey
  • Ozan ERUYGUR – Gazi University, Turkey
  • Hasan İSLATINCE – Anadolu University, Turkey
  • Mustafa ISMIHAN – Atılım University, Turkey
  • Hakan KAPUCU – Kocaeli University, Turkey
  • Şevket Alper KOÇ – Kocaeli University, Turkey
  • Aykut LENGER – Ege University, Turkey
  • Daniela MAGGIONI – Universita Politecnica Delle Marche, Spain
  • Alper OZER – Ankara University, Turkey
  • Giovanna PERINO – IRES, Spain
  • Nilgün Çağlarırmak USLU – Anadolu Universty, Turkey
  • Ünal TÖNGÜR – Akdeniz University, Turkey
  • Yeşim UCDOGRUK – Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey
  • Tomas WROBLOWSKY – VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • Hakan YETKINER – İzmir Ekonomi University, Turkey
  • Kasırga Ş.YILDIRAK – Hacettepe University, Turkey

Scientific Committee

  • Ali T. Akarca – University of Illinois at Chicago, Turkey
  • Ali Bilge – İktisat, İşletme Finans, Turkey
  • Teimuraz Beridze – Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia
  • Erol Cakmak – TEDU, Turkey
  • Celia Cenkins – University of Westminster, UK
  • Dana Dluhošová, VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • Nazim K. Ekinci – Harran University, Turkey
  • Erkan Erdil – METU, Turkey
  • Vittorio Ferrero – IRES, Spain
  • Alfredo Saad Filho – UNCTAD and University of London SOAS
  • Alper Guzel – Ondokuz Mayis University, Turkey
  • Ayhan Kose – Worldbank, USA
  • Daniela Maggioni – University of Catania, Italya
  • Fahrang Morady – Westminster University, UK
  • Azra Musavi, Aligarh Muslim University, India
  • Nadir Ocal – METU, Turkey
  • Ahmet Öncü – Sabancı University, Turkey
  • Vladimer Papava – Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia
  • Serdar Sayan – TOBB ETU, Turkey
  • Robin C. Sickles – Rice University
  • Macello La Rosa – IRES, Spain
  • A. Cevat Tasiran – Middlesex University, UK
  • Erol Taymaz – METU, Turkey
  • Hulya Ulku – Worldbank, USA
  • Tomas Wroblowsky – VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
  • Paul Zarembka – Buffalo University and Research in Political Economy, USA

Important Dates

  • 15 April 2016

    Registration Starts

  • 01 May 2016

    Abstract Submission

  • 10 May 2016

    Notification of Acceptance

  • 15 May 2016

    Deadline for Early Registration

  • 15 June 2016

    Deadline For Late Registration

  • 01 July 2016

    Programme Announcement

  • 01 July 2016

    Full Paper Submission


The registrations to EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege will start 15 April 2016.
To register to the conference, please;

1. Fill in the EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege Registration Form and send to Conference Secretariat at

2. Pay the Conference Registration Fee (information about payment options are available in the Registration Form)

3. Your registration to EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege will be completed when you receive a confirmation mail from us.

The deadline for early Registration to EconWorld 2016 is May 15, 2016. The early registration fee of £250 covers admission to sessions, all conference materials, welcome reception, and coffee breaks. Registration fee does not include accommodation and/or travel.

The deadline for late Registration to EconWorld 2016 is June 15, 2016. The late registration fee of the conference is £300.

Early registration fee for graduate students is £200. Proof of studentship is required. There is no discount for students making late registration.

Registration fee payments can be made via bank transfer at the moment. For the other payment options, please contact conference secretariat at

Invoice will be provided at the conference registration desk to all participants, unless urgently required.

the EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege Registration Form

Early Registration April 15 - May 15, 2016

£ 250

  • All conference materials
  • Welcome reception
  • Coffee breaks

Graduate student April 15 - May 15, 2016

£ 200

*Proof of studentship is required. No student discount after May 15, 2016.
  • All conference materials
  • Welcome reception
  • Coffee breaks

Late registration May 16 - June 15, 2016

£ 300

  • All conference materials
  • Welcome reception
  • Coffee breaks

EconWorld 2016 Best Research Awards

EconWorld will give a best research award of GBP500  to the best paper presented at EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege. To be eligible for best research awards;

Papers in English submitted for the award should be unpublished.

Application with full paper by April 01, 2016.

Author/coauthors must not be affiliated with organising institutions.

The award receiving author(s) have to deliver their copyrights to World Journal of Applied Economics, and publish their award receiving paper at the World Journal of Applied Economics. The article is subject to regular editorial process of the journal.


EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege is jointly organised by World Economic Research Institute (WERI), the Institute of Social and Economic Research for Piemonte (IRES) and Faculty of Economics of Ostrava Technical University.

EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege Conference is supported by the following institutions:

  • World Journal of Applied Economics

Financial Support

EconWorld will provide financial support to 15 participants at EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege Conference. The type of support will be as follows:

  1. Registration fee waiver (to be given to 5 participants)
  2. Travel grant (250 GBP) (to be given to 5 participants)
  3. Both (Registration fee waiver + Travel grant (250 GBP)) (to be given to 5 participants)

To apply for financial support;

  • please submit your full paper by April 01, 2016, and
  • indicate the type of support you request.


To be announced.

Publication Opportunities

Paper presenting authors at the EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege Conference have the opportunity to publish their papers in the following journal. Please visit the homepage of the journal for further details:

Authors must submit revised version of their papers after the EconWorld2016@ImperialCollege conference. Note that, the journal will be under no commitment to publish any article. However, they do promise an expedited refereeing process. The deadline to submit your manuscript is 29 August 2016.  Papers will be published in EconWorld Journal as early as possible in 2016. The authors should follow regular submission rules of the journal that can be found on the Journal’s web pages.

Conference Venue

EconWorld2016 Conference will be held at
Imperial College London
Sir Alexander Fleming Bldg
Kensington, London SW7 2DD


World Economic Society

Bilinska 17

190 00 Praha 9

Prague, Czech Republic

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