Conference Announcement and

Call for Papers

22nd Annual GEP/CEPR Postgraduate Conference



The 22nd GEP/CEPR Postgraduate Conference will take place 11th-12th April 2024 at the University of Nottingham. The conference provides a forum for the dissemination of postgraduate research relating to issues of Globalisation and Economic Policy from both theoretical and empirical perspectives. These areas include Foreign Direct Investment, International Trade, Productivity, Economics of the MNEs, Migration and Labour Market Adjustments.


The objective of the conference is to bring together a number of PhD students and postdoctoral researchers to discuss their research ideas with established researchers in a relaxed atmosphere. Speakers will be selected based on the submitted paper (extended abstracts are acceptable, but preference will be given to full papers).


The call for papers is now closed. 


Keynote speaker:
Professor Emanuel Ornelas (Sao Paulo School of Economics and CEPR)



There is a £200 registration fee to contribute towards costs which includes up

to two nights’ accommodation.


Best Paper Prize

The organising committee will award a Best Paper prize to the best manuscript presented at the Conference.


Further information

Further information on the Conference can be found at:


Scientific Committee
Prof Giovanni Facchini (Nottingham and CEPR), Prof Facundo Albornoz (Nottingham and CEPR), Dr Zhihong Yu (Nottingham), Dr Min Zhu (Nottingham).


Conference Administrator:  Natalia Bas ([email protected])