TYPES OF SUBMISSION



1

R-type

Refereed Papers (R-type) will be subject to a double peer-review process before the Conference and those meeting the reviewers’ standards will be considered for publication in journals indexed / abstracted in: Current Contents – Social & Behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences Citation Index, Journal Citation Reports (Thomson Reuters), IBSS – International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (LSE), Scopus (Elsevier), ProQuest LLC., EBSCO Publishing bibliographic and research databases. Papers fulfilling the reviewers’ standards will also have the opportunity to be published in the Conference proceedings (a digital book published online) and finally published through the Scopus, EBSCO and ProQuest ABI Inform publishing systems.

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  • Abstract submission is not a precondition for sending a Full paper.
  • Please use the template for Full paper (Title page, Main text (anonymized)).
  • The length of Full paper should be in line with previous instructions.
  • Full papers have to be submitted through the on-line submission system. Full papers submitted by e-mail, fax or regular mail will not be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline for Full paper submission for Refereed Papers (R- type) is February 4, 2019.
  • The authors are free to modify their Full papers in the period of 10 days after the first submission, but not later than the submission deadline.
  • Having submitted / modified the Full paper, the authors (and contact person(s)) will be automatically notified of the submission / modification. If such a confirmation is not received, please contact us right away.
  • The authors have to follow the important dates for reviewing and re-submitting the papers as indicated in the Important Dates section.
  • The Conference Proceedings will be available by the end of 2019.

2

S-type

Papers in progress (S-type) will be discussed during the Conference and not published. The objective of the Papers in progress (S-type) is to give the participants the opportunity to present their research in progress in a conference setting and to get feedback from peers and senior economists.

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  • Full paper upload is not mandatory, but is recommended in order to increase your chances of being accepted for Papers in progress.
  • Please use the templates for the Extended Abstract and/or the Full paper.
  • Extended Abstracts and/or Full papers have to be submitted through the on-line submission system. Full papers and Extended Abstracts submitted by e-mail, fax or regular mail will not be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline for the Extended Abstract or Full paper submission for Papers in progress (S- type) is February 25, 2019 in order to be included in the Conference Program.
  • The authors are free to modify the Extended Abstracts and Full papers in the period of 10 days after the first submission, but not later than the submission deadline.
  • Having submitted / modified the Extended Abstract / Full paper, the authors (and contact person) will be automatically notified of the submission / modification. If such a confirmation is not received, please contact us right away.
  • Extended Abstract submission is not a precondition for sending Full papers.
  • The authors have to follow the important dates for reviewing and re-submitting the papers as indicated in the Important Dates section.

3

P-type

All authors in this section must be PhD students.

Papers for PhD workshop (P-type) will be discussed during the Conference and not published.

The objective of the PhD Workshop is to give PhD students the opportunity to present their research in progress in a conference setting and to get feedback from peers and senior economists. The peers and senior economists will provide guidance on how to successfully carry out research in the economics domain. Thus, this is an exceptional opportunity to understand what people are working on in more detail, build up networks and improve presentation skills. The participants will also benefit from plenary and other sessions in which keynote speakers and senior economists present their most recent contributions to the field.

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  • Full paper upload is not mandatory, but is recommended in order to increase your chances of being accepted for Papers for PhD Workshop (P-type).
  • Please use the templates for the Extended Abstract and/or the Full paper.
  • Extended Abstracts and/or Full papers have to be submitted through the on-line submission system. Full papers and Extended Abstracts submitted by e-mail, fax or regular mail will not be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline for the Extended Abstract or Full paper submission for Papers for PhD Workshop (P-type) is February 25, 2019 in order to be included in the Conference Program.
  • The authors are free to modify the Extended Abstracts and Full papers in the period of 10 days after the first submission, but not later than the submission deadline.
  • Having submitted / modified the Extended Abstract / Full paper, the authors (and contact person) will be automatically notified of the submission / modification. If such a confirmation is not received, please contact us right away.
  • The authors have to follow the timetable of reviewing and re-submitting the papers as indicated in the Important Dates section.

4

Y-type

All authors in this section should be born in 1987 or later.

Young participant papers (Y-type) will be discussed during the Conference and not published.

The objective is to give young participant the opportunity to present their research in progress in a conference setting and to get feedback from peers and senior economists. Therefore, each presentation of the young participant paper will be assigned a discussant. The discussant will provide guidance on how to successfully carry out research in the researcher domain. Thus, this is an exceptional opportunity to understand what people are working on in more detail, build up networks and improve your skills. Participants will also benefit from plenary and other sessions in which keynote speakers and senior economists present their most recent contributions to the field. Early stage papers are also very welcome.

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  • Full paper upload is not mandatory, but is recommended in order to increase your chances of being accepted for Young participant papers (Y-type).
  • Please use the templates for the Extended Abstract and/or the Full paper.
  • Extended Abstracts and/or Full papers have to be submitted through the on-line submission system. Full papers and Extended Abstracts submitted by e-mail, fax or regular mail will not be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline for the Extended Abstract or Full paper submission for Papers for Young participant papers (Y-type) is February 25, 2019 in order to be included in the Conference Program.
  • The authors are free to modify the Extended Abstracts and Full papers in the period of 10 days after the first submission, but not later than the submission deadline.
  • The authors have to follow the important dates for reviewing and re-submitting the papers as indicated in the Important Dates section.

5

X-type

The Programme and Organizing Committee of the 13th International Conference “Challenges of Europe: Growth, Competitiveness, Innovation and Well-being” invite you to propose a Special Session to be included in the programme of the 2019 Conference. Please send in your proposal by November 5, 2018.

Please read carefully the procedure and guidelines regarding Special Sessions at the Conference:

What do we offer?

  • We aim to allow 15 to 25 minutes for each presentation slot in a Special Session

What do we ask?

  • Each Special Session has a minimum of 3 and maximum of 6 registered presenters
  • Presenters apply for a Special Session on the basis of a Draft paper (Work-in-progress) or an Extended abstract (deadline February 25, 2019)
  • Presentations are based on a Draft paper/Extended abstract that has been uploaded on the Conference submission website

We look forward to receiving your proposals for Special Sessions. Should you have any questions, please contact the Organizing Committee at conference@efst.hr

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  • Proposal for special session should be submitted through the on-line submission system . The proposals submitted by e-mail, fax or regular mail will not be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline for special sessions proposal is November 5, 2018.
  • Extended Abstracts or/and Full papers have to be submitted through the on-line submission system after Special Session proposal has been accepted. Full papers and Extended Abstracts submitted by e-mail, fax or regular mail will not be taken into consideration.
  • Full paper upload is not mandatory to be accepted for Special session papers (X-type).
  • Please use the templates for the Extended Abstract and the Full paper.
  • Deadline for the Extended Abstract or Full paper submission for Special session papers (X-type) is February 25, 2019 in order to be included in the Conference Program.
  • The authors are free to modify the Extended Abstracts and Full papers in the period of 10 days after the first submission, but not later than the submission deadline.
  • The authors have to follow the important dates for reviewing and re-submitting the papers as indicated in the Important Dates section.