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THE INDIAN ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION's 97th Annual Conference


Brochure and Registration form for the 97th Annual conference

For Permanent Membership numbers, download here the IEA Membership Profile 2013

Themes for the 97th Annual Conference of the IEA 2014 (For details please refer to the IEA Newsletter 2014)

Theme 1 :

CORRUPTION AND THE BLACK ECONOMY

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Theme 2 :

SUSTAINABLE ROUTES OUT OF POVERTY-- PAST EXPERIENCES AND FUTURE CHALLENGES

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Theme 3 :

EMERGING TRENDS IN TRADE AND CAPITAL FLOWS

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Theme 4 :

CHALLENGES FOR TRANSFORMING THE INFORMAL ECONOMY IN INDIA

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SPECIAL SESSION ON THE ECONOMY OF RAJASTHAN

The special session of the 97th Annual Conference will deal with the economy of Rajasthan. Papers on the same would be invited by and are to be sent directly to the Convener of this session:

  Themes for the special session on Rajasthan Economy

Convener :

Prof. Vijay Vir Singh,
Department of Economics,
University of Rajasthan
J.L.N Marg
Jaipur (Rajasthan) - 302004
Mail: vijayvir@hotmail.com
Mobile: +91- 9414079990

GUIDELINES FOR PAPER WRITERS:

LAST DATE OF SUBMISSION OF PAPERS

Papers must reach latest by 31st August 2014. Papers received after the last date will not be considered for publication in the Conference Volume. Members can however be allowed to present their papers received after the due date only with the permission of the President Association.

SIZE OF PAPER AND NUMBER OF COPIES

The paper should be in about 3000 words typed in Times New Roman font 12 in double space, with an abstract of 500 words. Along with a hard copy, the CD containing the paper must be sent. Articles should be typed in MS-WORD only. Research Papers on other formats will not be considered. Kindly mention your date of birth in your forwarding letter for consideration of awards for your paper.

One hard copy of the papers should be sent to the President Association and One hard copy along with a CD should reach the Secretary Dr. Anil Kumar Thakur, latest by 31st August, 2014, on their addresses given below.Kindly DO NOT send an e-mail of the paper.

President Association

PROFESSOR SUKHADEO THORAT

Indian Economic Association
Chairman : Indian Council of Social Sciences Research
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg,
New Delhi - 110067.
Phone No.: 011-26741679 (O)
E-mail: chairman@icssr.org

Secretary

DR. ANIL KUMAR THAKUR

Secretary and Treasurer, IEA
Secretariat Colony, Road No. 3,
House No. B/6, Kankarbagh,
Patna-800020, Bihar.
Mob.- 09431017096
E-mail: anilkumar.thakur@rediffmail.com


The list of papers received would be displayed on IEA's website by 5th September, 2014. The senders of papers are requested to see this list to confirm the receipt of their papers by the IEA Office to safeguard against lost/ delays in postal transfers. Those whose names do not figure in the list are requested to send an email of their paper along with a scanned copy of proof of having sent it earlier to Dr. Anil Kumar Thakur at his email address anilkumar.thakur@rediffmail.com, latest by 10th September, 2014 for the same to be considered for onward action.

IMPORTANT DATES:

Last date for submission of Paper : 31st August, 2014
Notification of Papers received on IEA's website : 5th September, 2014
Last date for receipt of papers lost earlier in postal transfers : 10th September, 2014
Notification of accepted papers on IEA's website : 15th October, 2014
Last date for receipt of undertaking from paper authors : 31st October, 2014
Date of Conference : 27th - 29th December, 2014




Important note for the Paper Writers

  • The papers of only those authors will be considered who are members of the Indian Economic Association. Those who are not the members of the IEA, but wish to submit their papers, will have to first become members by filling the requisite form and fees, the details of which are available at the IEA website as well as in this Newsletter.

  • The co-authors too need to be the members of the IEA. Co-authors, who are not the members of the IEA, will automatically have their names deleted from the Paper Author(s) unless they too become the members.

  • Contributors of research papers are required to mention their E-mail ID, Phone/Mobile Number and address with PIN code along with their names and age in their covering letters. These are essential for coauthors also. This information is mandatory. It will help the editorial board to communicate to the contributors in an efficient manner.

  • The Paper Contributors are requested to also mention in their forwarding letters their Permanent Membership Number, as per the IEA Members� Profile, 2013, circulated during the 96th Annual Conference at Meenakshi University, Kanchipuram and also available at IEA's Website.

  • The Authors of the Papers, whose full papers are selected by the Referee of the respective Theme, will be required to sign an undertaking that will make it mandatory for them to come and present the Paper during the Annual Conference. This undertaking is to be sent by 31st October, 2014. The failure to sign and abide by the undertaking will amount to their papers not being published in full in the Conference Volume of the IEJ.
  • UNDERTAKING BY THE AUTHORS

    I, Dr./Mr./Mrs.__________________________________________ of _______________________________College/ University abide to be present during the 97th Annual Conference of the IEA at Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur during 27th - 29th December, 2014 to present my paper titled "_______________________________________________." that has been accepted for presentation in full by the referee of the said theme.

    My failure to abide by the same and absence from the Annual Conference 2014 may make my any future Paper contributions to the IEA liable to be rejected for any further action.

    Signature:
    Name of the Member:
    Permanent Membership No.:
    Address (with Tel. No.) for Correspondence:

    To be sent to Secretary and Treasurer, Dr. Anil Kumar Thakur, on acceptance of your paper for full publication and presentation

MEMORIAL and SPECIAL LECTURES

To pay tribute to distinguished Economists for their outstanding contribution to the field of Economics, like every year, this year too the IEA will organize three Memorial Lectures in their honour. This year it has been decided to organize these--one in the memory of Prof. P.R. Brahmananda, other in the memory of Prof. Vera Anstey and the third in the memory of Prof. G.K. Chadha.

In collaboration with the NSE, the IEA will also conduct its Annual Lecture Series on Financial Economics with specific reference to Capital Markets in India in the name of Dr. R.H. Patil Annual Lecture Series.

CURRENT TOPIC DISCUSSION

The 97th Annual Conference will also be host to a few Panel Discussions that will debate and deliberate on contemporary relevant issues of the day.

Other Forthcoming Conferences and Seminars

National level seminars are also organized by the IEA in collaboration with Regional Economic Associations and other Institutions to develop the intellectual frontiers of the members located at far-flung rural and semi-urban places. During year 2014-15, the following programmes have been organized by the IEA: