The Institute for Economic and Social Research (IESR) of Jinan University will hold the 2017 International Symposium on Contemporary Labor Economics on December 16th and 17th, 2017 in Guangzhou, China. The symposium is jointly organized by IESR, the Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE) of Xiamen University and the Department of Economics of the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Papers should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Extended abstract is acceptable, but priority will be given to full papers. Please also indicate whether the presentation will be in English or Chinese.
All papers presented at the conference are invited to submit to a special issue of Journal of Labor Research (SSCI) on issues broadly related to Chinese labor market, which is being edited by Shihe Fu (Xiamen University), Le Wang (University of Oklahoma), and Zhong Zhao (Renmin University). All papers will be subject to the usual peer reviewing process of the journal.
The registration fee is 100USD or 600RMB for faculty/professionals and 50 USD or 300RMB for students. The registration fee covers conference materials, meals, and coffee/tea breaks for both days of the conference.