Chinese Economic Association (UK/Europe) Conference

CEA UK/Europe 2014 Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden

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

The theme of the 2014 conference was "Institutions and Development: China Miracle and Post-Crisis World Economy".

CEA UK/Europe Annual Conference 2013

CEA Conference 2013, Leiden University, The Hague, Netherlands

The 2013 annual conference was held at Leiden University, The Hague, Netherlands, 30-31 August 2013. It was jointly organized by Leiden University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague.

Information about the CEA 2013 conference can be found at:

CEA UK/Europe 2012 Annual Conference

The CEA UK/Europe annual conference was held at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London University, 2-3 April 2012.

CEA 2012 London Conference Participant List.

You can view/download the abstracts of papers presented at the 2012 conference.

The CEA London 2012 Conference Programme (rev. 30 March) is still available for viewing.

Best PhD Conference Papers, 2011

Congratulations to the winners of best PhD conference papers presented at the CEA 2011 Annual Conference at UCD, Dublin.

Miao Han (Durham University): "No Remedy, No Right: Re-assessing the Beijing Consensus".

Suyu Liu (Oxford University): "Socioeconomic Statuses, Students' on-campus Performance and Inequalities in Their First Job Salaries: the evidence from the Chinese labour market".

Wei Xia (UCD): "Quantifying the Effects of Food Standards on Trade: New Approach and Understandings"

Report of CEA Conference, Dublin, July 2011

The Chinese Economic Association (UK/Europe), in collaboration with the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland and the Irish Institute for Chinese Studies at UCD, successfully held its 22nd CEA (UK) and 3rd CEA (Europe) Annual Conference on the theme of 'China’s Economic Dynamics and Its Impacts on the World Economy: A Beijing Consensus in the Making' at University College Dublin, Ireland, on 14-15 July 2011. The annual conference was the largest gathering of Chinese economists and business management researchers outside mainland China.

CEA(UK/Europe) Conference, Dublin, 2011 Keynote speaker addresses CEA(UK/Europe) Conference, Dublin, 2011

The honorary guests who came to address the conference included the Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny T.D., Lord Mayor of Dublin Councilor Andrew Montague, and the Chinese Ambassador His Excellency Mr. Liu Biwei. In this year's conference six invited internationally renowned scholars, including Professor Martin King Whyte (Harvard University), Professor Wing Thye Woo (University of California), Professor Wen Tiejun (Renmin University of China), Professor Andrew Atherton (Lincoln University), Professor Wu Xiaobo (Zhejiang University), and Professor Michael Funke (Hamburg University), gave excellent keynote speeches.

The two-day annual conference attracted over 150 delegates from over 70 universities and research institutes from 18 different countries. Members of CEA (UK/Europe) presented their latest research findings in the conference that offered valuable new insights into China's economic dynamics and its impacts on the world economy and that debated on whether a Beijing Consensus was in the making.

2011 Conference Abstracts (large .pdf)

2010 Conference Papers

The papers submitted for the CEA UK/EUROPE Annual Conference 2010 at Oxford University are available here here.