Impacts of Ageing on Public Finances and Labour Markets in EU Regions
International conference, Smolenice, Slovakia, 28th-30th October 2013
Call for papers
Goal: The international conference on the Impacts of Ageing on Public Finances and Labour Markets in EU Regions is aimed at bringing together researchers and academics from Europe and other regions to discuss the trends, causes and consequences of Ageing to Labour Markets and Public Finances across the EU. We encourage the submission of primarily empirical papers with policy implications.
Conference topics:

Conference deadlines:
Deadlines for abstract submission: June 14th, 2013.
The abstract should contain the objective of the paper, methodology used and
preliminary or expected results.
Notification of the Program Committee decisions: June 30th, 2013
Deadline for sending the electronic version of the accepted paper (.doc and .pdf):
September 15th, 2013
Conference fees (incl. accommodation):
The registration fee: € 250, € 200 before August 15th
PhD. Students: € 210, € 170 before August 15th
Invoice and payment details will be provided on request.

Conference fee covers:
As the venue is a historical building and has a limited number of rooms, participants could be requested to share rooms.
Paper submission: For paper (abstract) submission and any further information regarding the conference please contact Marek Radvanský at: Papers selected and presented at the conference will be published in reviewed conference proceedings.

The conference language is English.

•   Ageing and public finances
•   Regional labour market  in light of ageing societies
•   Sustainable economic development (pension system and health care)
•   Long-term care spending and public finances
•   Labour market mismatch (replacement demand and skill obsolescence)
•   Grey and Silver economy and regional competitiveness
•   Public budgets under pressure stemming from ageing
•   Raising the effective retirement age
•   Demographic forecasts
•   Demographic shocks and fiscal sustainability
•   Multi-sector analysis
•Conference proceedings
•Admittance to all scientific sessions
•Networking coffee and refreshments
•Breakfasts  & Lunches during conference
•Welcome reception
•Gala dinner
•Certificate of attendance
•Accommodation at conference venue
Venue:  Congress Centre Smolenice of the
Slovak Academy of Sciences (Smolenice Castle) of the Romanesque buildings in Slovakia
built in style imitating central France chateaus
Institute of Economic Research
Slovak Academy of Sciences
Šancová 56, 811 05 Bratislava
tel.: +421 2 5249 5480,
fax: +421 2 5249 5106

Photo: Štefan Kačena
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