Tuesday, August 05, 2008
CALL FOR PAPERS: XXVII International Conference of Agricultural Economists
The 27th International Conference of Agricultural Economists will take place in Beijing, China between 16th and 22nd August 2009 with the conference theme THE NEW LANDSCAPE OF GLOBAL AGRICULTURE.
Global agricultural and food systems are experiencing major change. Increased urbanisation and the increased affluence in emerging economies combined with the demand for agricultural commodities for bio-energy are changing the landscape of global agricultural and food systems. The conference plans to address these issues and at the same time will consider what adjustments to the toolkit of agricultural economics are needed to address these complex issues.
The deadline for submission of contributed papers will be
November 30, 2008. [more information]