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Current Economic Trends in Emerging and Developing Countries

Call for Papers -16 March – TIMTED 2017

Dear Professors/Authors/Researchers/Colleagues,

We would like to inform you that the deadline for the submission of full papers / detailed abstracts has been extended.
The new deadline is April 5, 2017.

At the same time, a new event has been added to enrich TIMTED 2017:

Le Studium Workshop „Research funding and global challenges”. 


The agency recruits researchers to whom it offers Marie Curie scholarships, and organizes a series of symposiums in all fields of research

„Established in 1996 and inspired by the historical, geographical and human cultures of the Loire Valley, LE STUDIUM is an internationally recognised regional agency, whose goal is to create in region Centre-Val de Loire a dynamic scientific community that includes public and private research stakeholders.

The Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, West University of Timisoara, and the East-European Center for Research in Economics and Business (ECREB) are pleased to invite you to attend the 4th edition of the International Conference “Current Economic Trends in Emerging and Developing Countries” (TIMTED-2017) that will take place on May 19-20, 2017, in Timisoara, Romania.

The International Conference “Current Economic Trends in Emerging and Developing Countries” (TIMTED-2017) is part of a wider range of events dedicated to celebrating the 50thanniversary for the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, West University of Timisoara.

The conference encourages the participation of all academics, teachers, researchers, PhD students, and professionals from all over the world.

Full papers or extended abstracts shall be sent in Word or PDF format to . Papers will be reviewed according to the internal review criteria.

Conference language: English.

Publishing opportunities

Papers accepted for presentation at the conference are eligible to be considered for publication in one of the following academic journals:

Furthermore, Professor Alistair Anderson, PhD, Editor-in-Chief of the Entrepreneurship & Regional Development Journal, who has confirmed his presence at the conference, will select some of the papers, if adequate, for his journal, which is ISI indexed (Impact Factor 1.629).

Important Dates

  • 20 March 2017 – submission of full paper / extended abstract
  • 10 April 2017 – notification regarding paper acceptance / rejection
  • 20 April 2017 – registration and payment.

Conference fees and registration form are available at

The conference fee is 100 Euros per participant and it includes: attendance, conference bag and materials, coffee breaks, participation to Gala Dinner.  PhD Students pay a reduced conference fee of 50 Euros per participant.

Information and contact

For further information and updates regarding the conference venue, conference program or accommodation details, please see the conference website at or contact us anytime at .

We also kindly ask you to send this invitation to other colleagues or contacts who may be interested in the conference! Thank you!

Kind regards,
Organizing Committee

For further information on TIMTED 2023 related issues,
please contact us at:

West University of Timisoara
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
ECREB – East European Centre for Research in Economics and Business
16 J.H. Pestalozzi Street
300115, Timisoara, Romania

Tel: +40.256.592.588
Fax: +40.256.592.500