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AIEFS is a non-profit academic organization founded in 1975 at Bloomsburg State University, Pennsylvania, USA

Call for Papers
Revised Deadline May 12th, 2018
Sponsored ASSA Sessions 2019

The Association of Indian Economic and Financial Studies (AIEFS) is sponsoring sessions at ASSA 2019
Atlanta, GA, January 4-6 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) 2019.

In general, both theoretical and empirical papers on economic growth and development, trade and
finance, economic policy and political economy will be considered. Quality papers on other topics will
also be given consideration. Preferences will be given to papers written in the context of the Indian
economy. Completed paper/or detailed abstract of the paper should be submitted to Usha Nair-
Reichert, Assistant Executive Director and Program Chair, AIEFS by November 30th , 2018. A Program
committee will be responsible for selecting papers for presentation. Authors are encouraged to make
only electronic submissions. Please note the new email for submissions -

All submissions must be accompanied by annual AIEFS membership dues for 2018 and completed
membership form. Those who are either life members or have already paid dues for 2018 are not
required to pay dues with their submissions.

Annual membership fee is $40 and students are charged concessional rate of $20. The Lifetime
membership fee is $350.

AIEFS membership form can be downloaded from the website: Membership dues can be
paid electronically from the website. Please mail checks to

Dr. Raja Kali

Professor, Department of Economics
Sam M. Walton College of Business,
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Paper Submission Guidelines

Completed papers would receive preference in the selection process. For those submitting abstracts
only, it should consist of at least 500 words. The Abstract should include research objectives, review
of literature, methodology and sources of data for empirical papers.

If the Abstract is accepted, the author/authors would need to submit the full paper by November
30th, 2018

Note: File name of paper/abstract should include the first initial and the last name of the author and not
just AIEFS2019. Example: AIEFS2019ASen.

Following additional Information should be attached with the paper/or abstract on a separate sheet:

1. Title of the paper:
2. JEL classification of the paper:
3. Name(s) of the author(s):
4. Affiliation of the author(s):
5. Mailing address:
6. E-mail address(s):
7. Telephone number(s) (r): (w): Fax number:
8. Additional/optional willingness to discuss other papers and chair sessions (with areas of interest
and specialization)

Deadline: May 5th, 2018