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The Journal of Chinese Economic & Business Studies is peer-reviewed and publishes current and relevant findings from cutting-edge research in Chinese economic, business and related issues.

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Welcome to the Chinese Economic Association

The Chinese Economic Association (UK/Europe) is an independent, not-for-profit research association of scholars, researchers, students and business executives concerned with China's economic development. Its objectives are to advance the knowledge of the general public about economic development in China, and to promote and publish research on the Chinese economy.

Activities of the Association include the publication of a quarterly newsletter and occasional discussion papers, and the holding of an annual conference, seminars and workshops. CEA (UK/Europe) encourages research activity and scholarly exchanges between Britain, other European countries and China.

Call for Papers - CEA (UK/Europe) Annual Conference, September 2015

The 26th CEA (UK) and 7th CEA (Europe) Annual Conference will be held 4-5 September 2015 in the Sir Clive Granger Building, University of Nottingham, UK. The theme of the conference is: China's "New Normal" Economy: Opportunities and Challenges. Chinese economic growth rate has fallen to 7.4% in 2014 from its peak in 2007 of over 14%, showing a strong sign that the Chinese economy is rebalancing from a 'miracle' economy to a 'new normal' economy.

Scholars are invited to submit theoretical and empirical papers on the following themes:

  • China’s economic reform
  • China’s economic growth
  • Trade, foreign direct Investment, and China’s outward investment
  • Innovation, Technology and Development
  • Income distribution, education, healthcare and social welfare issues
  • Environmental issues
  • China’s political economy
  • China’s fiscal and financial system and reform
  • Real estate, capital market and corporate governance
  • Agricultural and rural development
  • Migration issues.

You are invited to submit an abstract of 300-500 words by 1 May 2015, through online submission (facility available here soon). You will be informed within two weeks whether your paper can be accepted. Subsequently you will be expected to provide the full paper by 26 June 2015.

Call for Papers - CEA (UK/Europe) China Conference at Tsinghua University, April 2015

The 2015 CEA (Europe/UK) China Conference will take place 11 April 2015 in the School for Public Policy and Management at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

The theme of the conference is "China's Economic Development and Institutional Innovation".

The host will provide two nights free accommodation for paper presenters and no registration fee is required. All paper presenters of the CEA 2014 Annual Conference in Gothenburg are cordially invited to present their papers at the conference in April at Tsinghua. New submissions are also welcome.

Submission: Complete papers should be sent to CEA_conference@126.com by 10 February 2015. Feel free to address any enquiries to this address as well.

The following keynote speakers have confirmed:

  • Professor Peter Nolan of Cambridge University, UK.
  • Professor Angang Hu of Tsinghua University.
  • Professor Gary Jefferson of Brandeis University, USA.
  • Professor John Ross of Renmin University.

Due to requests from some of our CEA members, we have decided to extend our deadline for paper submission to 10 Feb (see below).

Please feel free to spread the news among your colleagues and students.

Further details are available here: Call For Papers: CEA Conference 2015 Tsinghua, Beijing (pdf).

CEA UK/Europe 2014 Conference

The CEA annual conference 2014 was held at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 1-2 September, 2014.

Jilin 2014 International Conference

The Jilin 2014 International Conference on Technology Entrepreneurship was held from 29-30 April 2014 at the University of Jilin in Changchun, China.

Wuhan 2014 Conference: Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The 2nd International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice Relevant to China was held in May 2014 at Wuhan Univerdsity. There is a Yangtze River Cruise with optional subsidiary conference workshops.