The 7th Conference of the Postgraduate and Early Professionals/ Academics Network of the Society of International Economic Law (PEPA/SIEL) organised by PEPA/SIEL in collaboration with the Law School of the European University of Cyprus, will take place on April 13-14, 2018 in Nicosia, Cyprus.
SIEL’s Postgraduate and Early Professionals/Academics Network (PEPA/SIEL) aims to, inter alia, foster collaboration and mentoring opportunities for emerging academics and professionals. The organisers invite submissions on any International Economic Law topic including, but not limited to: Law and practice in international economic governance and international organizations; International trade, investment, competition, monetary and financial law; The interaction of IEL branches with other branches of law governing intellectual property, human rights, environment, sustainable development, food safety; Bilateral and regional economic integration and the multilateral trading system; Comparative economic law, focusing on how international economic law interacts with laws, institutions and actors at the domestic level; International economics, philosophy, sociology, politics. International developments and economic law, which may inter alia, refer to Brexit, the OECD-led tax Initiatives, international financial regulation, cryptocurrencies and monetary affairs.
Early academics (students enrolled in Master or PhD programmes) and early professionals/academics (generally within five years of graduating) studying or working in the field of International Economic Law.
Submissions should include a CV (no more than 2 pages) and a research abstract (no more than 400 words). Papers will be selected based on a double-blind review conducted by a senior practitioner or academic and a conference organizer so kindly ensure that your CV will be in a separate file and your abstract will not entail personal details.
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