Call for papers


Abstracts and papers must be electronically submitted through the web application at:

Authors are invited to submit applied and theoretical papers in all areas of economics of education for presentation at the Meeting of the Economics of Education Association. There is a limitation of two papers submitted by author.

Relevant topics are organized in the following areas:

  • Track 1: Demand for schooling, educational finance and equity:
    • Demand for schooling and school choice
    • Equity and inequality
    • Education market, competition
    • Comparative education
    • Intergenerational mobility
  • Track 2: Management and educational planning:
    • Educational finance and management
    • Quality indicators. Rankings
    • University Governance
    • Third mission
    • Entrepreneurship and educational organizations
    • Comparative education
    • Education policy
  • Track 3: Educational production and efficiency:
    • Education production
    • Efficiency and productivity
    • ICT and e-learning
    • Determinants of academic performance (educational outcomes)
    • School failure and drop out decisions
  • Track 4: Education and labour market:
    • Labour market and School-to-work transition
    • Lifelong education and vocational training
    • Education mismatch
  • Track 5: Human capital and economic growth:
    • Returns to education and economic impact of education
    • Human capital, growth and economic development
  • Track 6: Miscellaneous:
    • Education and gender issues
    • Immigration
    • Satisfaction. Happiness

Submission deadlines:

  • Abstracts:  February 15th, 2013
  • Full papers: April 8th, 2013 EXTENDED DEADLINE 22nd APRIL, 2013

Instructions for authors:

  • Abstract: No more than 300 words
  • Type of file: editable format such as .odt, .doc, .docx, .rtf, or .tex
  • File size: No more than 2.5MB
  • Maximum length: 20 pages
  • Paper size: A-4
  • Font: Times New Roman
  • Font size: 11pt
  • Line spacing: 1.5 spaced
  • Margins: Top 3 cm., Bottom 2 cm., Left 3.5 cm., Right 2.5 cm., Header 2 cm., Footer 1.5 cm.

Templates in diferent formats are available for this conference. Select the template that is most suitable for your operating system:

A scientific committee will select the papers for the conference. Decisions will be notified.

Accepted papers will only be included in the final programme and conference book if presenters have registered.