Tuesday, February 17, 2009
CALL FOR PAPERS: The Role of Elites in Economic Development (UNU-WIDER)
UNU-WIDER Conference on The Role of Elites in Economic Development will be at UNU-WIDER, Helsinki, Finland, 12-13 June 2009. The conference will examine the formation and perpetuation of elites and their impact on development outcomes. Topics will include the means by which elite status is attained and transmitted; the ways in which power is exercised; and the extent to which the personal goals of members of elites are aligned with national objectives.
Send a CV and a detailed abstract or preferably a first draft of a paper by 28 February 2009. [more information]