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Call for Papers: Africa Oxford Initiative Conference on Economic Development in Africa (Funding Available) 2020

Papers addressing economic analysis relevant for economic development in Africa are invited for consideration. Papers discussing countries other than those in Africa are welcome, however, they must deal with issues central to Africa.

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Application Deadline: 18th October 2019

Eligible Countries: African countries

To Be Taken At (Country): St Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK

About the Award: Conference papers address economic analysis of the broad issues relevant for economic development in Africa. The conference consists of parallel sessions, with plenary sessions and a keynote.

Type: Call for Papers

Eligibility: Only submissions which contain a Full Paper will go through the refereeing process as we cannot review incomplete submissions.

There is limited funding available to cover the cost of registration fees, flights and accommodation. In order to be considered for funding, the applicant must meet all of the following criteria:

  1. the applicant must be both the submitter and presenter of the paper
  2. the paper must be accepted to the Conference
  3. the applicant must be an African national
  4. the applicant must be currently living and working in Africa
  5. the applicant must be travelling to the conference from Africa

If your co-authors would also like to apply for funding, then they must be the submitter andpresenter of their own unique paper that they have authored.

Applications for funding are made when you submit your paper online. To apply for funding, please click on YES in the section “I would like to apply for funding…” when you complete the online submission form.

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: There is a limited budget to fund African presenters who are currently living and working in Africa, and who will be travelling from Africa to the CSAE Conference 2020. If awarded, funding will cover flights, accommodation, and conference registration costs. Please note, speakers who are awarded funding are expected to attend the Conference for all three days.

Duration of Program: 22-24 March 2020

How to Apply: It is important to take note of the submission information in the before applying.

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Important Notes: Please note that due to the high demand to present papers at this conference, CSAE will only be considering FULL DRAFTS of papers for 2020. Please ensure your paper also includes a short abstract.