Economic Turmoil in Contemporary Europe III

29-30th November 2018


In the third edition of the conference ‘Economic Turmoil in Contemporary Europe’ we continue the tradition of exploring problems of the European Economy and European Macroeconomic Policy and cordially invite researchers from different fields to share methods, exchange ideas, and discuss the recent results all located in Economics.

A constantly changing Europe dictates new metters for discussion. High unemployment, financial and debt crisis, youth unemployment, immigration crisis, Brexit, and perspectives of twospeed Europe or even European disintegration give rise to debates and encourage research on those topics.

Conference topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Perspectives of Economic Growth in Europe,
  • Monetary and Fiscal Policy of European Countries,
  • Future of the Euro Area,
  • European Economy after Brexit,
  • Migration crisis in Europe – impact of migration form Africa and Middle East,
  • ‘Two Speed Europe’,
  • European labor market,
  • Financial Sector in Europe,
  • Economic Convergence and Integration in Enlarged Europe,
  • Regional Policy in the European Union,
  • European Politics and Economy
  • Future of the European Energy Market

as well as the papers undertaking the subject of methodological considerations.

Please be also invited to join sessions held under the patronage of our special guests:

• ‘Middle Income Trap and European Experience’ with selected papers being published in Palgrave publication

Keynote speakers

Professor Josef Brada

Professor Emeritus of Economics at Arizona State University, USA, editor of Eastern European Economics and Comparative Economic Studies, President at Society for the Study of Emerging Markets, a prominent member of Association for Comparative Economic Studies, as well as advisor of many governmental bodies and consultant for main international organizations. His areas of expertize involve comparative economic systems, transition economics, economic growth and international economics.

Professor Masaaki Kuboniwa

Professor, Director of the Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, Japan, and a senior fellow of National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan. Research Director of Russian Reserch Center (RRC), Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University and senior fellow of center for Global Peace and Strategic Studies. Member of the executive committee of Association for Comparative Economic Studies. He received MA and PhD from Hitotsubashi University. He specializes in mathematical modeling of economic processes, the quantitative analysis of development and the comparative analysis of the Soviet and the post-Soviet economies.


1 day-29 November 2018

2 day 30 November 2018

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Publication Opportunities

Subject to the positive journals’ review papers accepted for the conference will be published in following journals:

International journals:

Polish journals:

  • Myśl Ekonomiczna i Polityczna (13 points)
  • Studia Ekonomiczne (13 points
  • Studia Prawno-Ekonomiczne (12 points)
  • Optimum (10 points)
  • Central European Review of Economics & Finance (7 points)
  • Jagiellonian Journal of Management

Important Dates & Fees

  • Early- bird abstract submission: 7 May 2018
  • (Abstract fee: 170PLN/40EUR; Conference fee: 1100PLN/250EUR)
  • Submission deadline for all abstracts: 31 May 2018 (Abstract Fee: 170PLN/40EUR; Conference fee: 1300PLN/320EUR)
  • Notification of acceptance/rejection: 30 June 2018
  • Deadline for conference fee payment: 25 September 2018
  • Conference:  29-30th Nov  2018


  • The abstract fee for PhD candidates: 90PLN/20EUR
  • Participation without publication: Conference fee: 600 PLN/150EUR

Abstract fee is to be paid on the submission of an abstract. Subject to abstract acceptance the deadline for conference fee payment is 25 September 2018.

Abstract fee is a non-refundable processing fee, and not based on approval of your abstract submission or attendance.

Conference fee includes:

  • Entrance to all sessions of the conference;
  • Coffee breaks and lunch on both days of the conference;
  • A place at the Conference dinner;
  • An electronic copy of the conference proceedings; Publication in one of the conference journals (subject to the positive review).

Payment Instructions

The payment of the conference fee should be done by a bank transfer to the following accounts:

For payments in PLN:
Acc.num (IBAN): PL13 1140 1977 0000 5580 0300 1001

For payments in EUR:
Acc. num (IBAN): 23 1140 1977 0000 5580 0300 1015

Conference Committees

Editorial committee:

  • Chairman Prof. Jozef Brada
  • Prof. Masaaki Kuboniwa
  • Prof. Wojciech Bieńkowski
  • Prof. Józef M. Fiszer,
  • Prof. Krzysztof Bartosik
  • Prof. Piotr Urbanek,
  • Prof. Piotr Jedynak,
  • Prof. Tadeusz Dyr
  • Prof. Anna Gardocka-Jałowiec
  • Prof. Bogna Gawrońska-Nowak
  • Prof. Maciej Krzak
  • Prof. Waldemar Florczak
  • Dr. Krzysztof Beck
  • Dr. Paweł Gajewski
  • Dr. Olha Zadorozhna

Science committee:

  • Chairman Prof. Jozef Brada
  • Chairman Masaaki Kuboniva
  • Prof. Wojciech Bieńkowski
  • Prof. Bogna Gawrońska-Nowak
  • Prof. Maciej Krzak
  • Prof. Piotr Krajewski
  • Prof. Sławomir Bukowski
  • Prof. Waldemar Florczak
  • Dr. Krzysztof Beck
  • Dr. Paweł Gajewski
  • Dr. Olha Zadorozhna
  • Dr. David Pupovac

Organization committee:

  • Prof. Jozef Brada (honorary)
  • Prof. Masaaki Kuboniwa (honorary)
  • Prof. Wojciech Bieńkowski
  • Dr. Krzysztof Beck
  • mgr Yuliya Vitko
  • Dr. Piotr Lis
  • Dr. Lukasz Konopielko

Abstracts Submission

Authors are welcome to submit abstracts of their papers electronically (MS Word or PDF format) through the system below.

The abstract should include the title of the paper; name of the author(s); affiliation, mailing address, telephone, and e-mail addresses of the author(s).

The abstract should outline the background, methodology, data, results and main contribution of the paper. Only abstracts of papers which have not already been published or accepted for publication in journals will be considered. The Conference Committee will review all submissions and the submitting authors will be notified of the decision on 30th of June 2018.

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