12th International


Developments in

Economic Theory and Policy

Bilbao, 25th and 26th of June 2015


The Department of Applied Economics V, of the University of the Basque Country (Spain) and the Cambridge Centre for Economic and Public Policy, Department of Land Economy, of the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom) are organizing the 12th International Conference Developments in Economic Theory and Policy. The Conference will be held in Bilbao (Spain), from 25th June to 26th of June 2015, at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of the Basque Country.

Although papers are invited on all areas of economics, there will be one Plenary Session with Invited Speakers on the topic of Emerging Economies During and After the Great Recession.

Besides this Special Session, there will be another Plenary Session, with Professors Robert Wade (London School of Economics) delivering a Keynote Speech: "Climate change and the international monetary system: no solution for one without transformation of the other".

Suggestions for Organized Sessions are encouraged. An Organized Session is one planned in its entirety by a Session Organizer and submitted to the conference organizers as a complete package. Session organizers must provide the following details:

  • Title of the session, name and affiliation of the organizer, name and affiliation of chair (if different than the organizer)
  • Titles of the papers (3-4 papers), name(s) and affiliation(s) of authors

 In addition, contact information must be provided for each participant (name, address, telephone and fax numbers, e-mail address).

Besides Plenary, Organized and Normal Parallel sessions there will also be Graduate Student Sessions (i.e. students currently reading for MA/MSc or PhD programmes). In these sessions, students can present their research and discuss that of other students. Participants in Graduate Student Sessions will pay a lower conference fee.

At the conference, there will also be parallel sessions of Presentation of New Books. In this kind of sessions, authors will be able to introduce recently published books.

The deadline to submit papers and ‘Organized Sessions' is May 31, 2015.

The Journal Panoeconomicus ( will publish a special issue with a selection of papers presented at the conference. Papers of high quality will be considered for this special issue. The selection of the papers will be made by the Scientific Committee of the Conference. The final decision about the papers to be published will be subject to a process of anonymous evaluation.

For more information, you can contact Jesus Ferreiro (