Call for Papers


The INFER Annual Conference is the main annual event of the International Network for Economic Research. The INFER Annual Conference provides a great opportunity for members and non-members of INFER alike to exchange ideas and to discuss results from recent economic research.

The INFER Annual Conference is open to contributions from all areas of economics. However, the 26th INFER Annual Conference will be jointly organized by the Technical University of Crete (School of Production Engineering and Management) and the Harokopio University of Athens (Department of Economics and Sustainable Development). There will be special parallel sessions on economic integration along the program.

This event provides an opportunity for those interested in any level of Applied Economics issues. Researchers, practitioners and entrepreneurs are invited to submit both empirical and theoretical papers that are broadly consistent in any of the Conference’s special topics.

The papers presented at INFER AC 2024 may be awarded by several prizes:
  • Research Prize (the best paper presented at the conference)
  • Policy Research Award (the best policy-oriented paper presented at the conference)
  • Young Economist Prize (the best paper presented by non-PhD students younger than 40 years old)
  • PhD Paper Prize(the best paper presented by a PhD student)
Each category of prize is awarded by 1,000 EUR. For further information please follow this link.

Only full papers may be submitted for the INFER Annual Conference (this applies to both general sessions and special sessions). Papers must be in English and must include a cover page with the following information:
· An abstract of up to 500 words, with JEL classification and no more than 5 keywords
· Authors’ full name and affiliation
· Contact details for the corresponding author, such as address, phone and e-mail


  • Agricultural economics
  • Applied Macroeconometrics (Micro and Macro)
  • Banking
  • Computational Economics
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Development Economics
  • Economic History and History of Economic Thought
  • Economic Integration
  • Emerging Market Economies and Globalization
  • Empirical Economics
  • Energy Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Economics
  • Experimental Economics
  • Financial Markets and Asset Prices
  • Growth and Business cycle
  • Fiscal Policy and Public debt
  • Food Waste and Management
  • Health Economics
  • Housing and Real State Economics
  • Industrial Economics and Innovation
  • International Trade and FDI
  • International Macroeconomics
  • Labor Economics
  • Logistics Management
  • Monetary Economics
  • Tourism Economics 
  • Transport Economics
  • Urban and Regional Economics

Important Dates

Deadline Submission 3 April, 2024
Full Paper Submission 15 March, 2024
Notification 15 April, 2024
Early Registration 24 May, 2024
Late Registration 25 May, 2024 and onwards
Conference dates 18-20 June, 2024

Online Paper Submission

Speakers will not be able to present remotely. The event will only take place in person. Each presenter is allowed to deliver a maximum of two presentations, with the option to present one at the 26th INFER Annual Conference and the second at the5th Symposium on Circular Economy and Sustainability, all under the same fee structure.
Only full papers in English (by the 3rd of April, 2024 using Easy Chair platform) may be submitted for the INFER Annual Conference (this applies to both general sessions and special sessions).
Although it is not obligatory, you are encouraged to conform to use our template for submissions/manuscripts.

All submitted papers will be peer reviewed according to a high-quality and fast referee process

To submit your full paper, please follow these steps:
3. You will receive an automatic email to confirm your submission. You can update your submission until the deadline.
Following the acceptance, authors will be invited to submit their full papers for consideration to the Special Issues announced following the Journals’ peer review process.

For more information about Special Issues related to the 26th INFER Annual Conference visit the related page: 

Contact Information

Questions may be directed to the
local Symposium organizers 

Symposium Secretariat
Μaria Bakatsaki

Questions about INFER may be
directed to the Chair of INFER
Josep-Maria Arauzo-Carod

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