Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) in partnership the South African Research Chair in Industrial Development based at the University of Johannesburg and the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC), and in association with the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), will be hosting its 2018 Annual Forum with the theme of Finance and Industrial Development.
To be considered, abstracts should be submitted by 22 January 2018; and 20-25 papers will be selected for development of final papers, which will then be presented at the conference in June 2018. Authors will be notified of the decision by early February 2018. Final papers are due for submission by 30 May 2018.
Abstract submissions should include full contact details of the authors.
The flight and accommodation costs of a maximum of 15 presenters will be covered by TIPS (only one presenter per paper will be covered). Read more...
The Forum is platform for researchers, policymakers and other stakeholders to present research and engage in dialogue on policy-relevant issues. The Forums have overarching themes and have been running since 1997. For details of past Forums and copies of research presented go to Forum Papers.