Economic Development thinking the Environment

9-10 May, 2019

Call for Papers

Important dates:

The NEW deadline for papers submission is February 28, 2019. 

Note that all papers submitted are peer reviewed, the earlier a paper is submitted the earlier the author gets feedback.

Acceptance date: Until 18 March, 2019.

Send to the email address "wscoimbra2019@fe.uc.pt" with the subject:
 "Submission to the INFER Workshop Coimbra 2019"


This INFER workshop jointly organized with CeBER, Center for Business and Economics Research of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra provides an opportunity for everybody interested in the interconnections between economic growth  and environmental economics to exchange ideas, create links in research and to meet fellows in related subject. Researchers are invited to submit both empirical and theoretical papers that are related to the topic of the conference. For example, we will welcome papers related to the following non-exhaustive list of topics:

  • Environment and Trade
  • Natural resources
  • Environmental Regulation
  • Recycling
  • Circular Economy
  • Growth and Climate Change
  • International environmental agreements
  • Renewable Energy 
  • Growth and Pollution
  • Human development and environment

Paper Submission Procedure:

To submit a paper to the workshop, please send a complete version to the email address "wscoimbra2019@fe.uc.pt" with the subject "Submission to the INFER Workshop Coimbra 2019". The NEW deadline is February 28th 2019.

Only full papers in English may be submitted, preferably in pdf-format with the following information: Authors’ full name and affiliation;Contact details for corresponding author, such as address, phone and e-mail.

All submitted papers will be peer reviewed according to a high-quality and fast referee process overviewed by the Scientific Committee. 

Authors will be notified whether their paper is accepted for presentation at the Workshop no later than March 18th, 2019. 

Workshop presenters are expected to discuss one other paper during the sessions. The discussant assignments will be made by the workshop organizers at a later date. As the workshop intends to build a network in this research area, participation is welcome even without paper contributions.