INFER Workshop on Heterodox Economics
17-18 April, 2015
Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Jointly organized by
International Network for Economic Research (INFER)
Grupo de Estudos Monetįrios e Financeiros (GEMF)
Department of Economics University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
Leeds University Business School, UK
Laurentian University, Canada
This INFER workshop provides an opportunity for everybody interested in heterodox economics to exchange ideas, to create links in research and to meet fellows in related subject. It is an excellent opportunity to bring together researchers and practitioners alike who are interested in theoretical aspects as well as in practical issues.Researchers, especially young researchers, are invited to submit theoretical and applied papers across all areas of heterodox economics.
The INFER workshops are open to anybody involved in economics, including both young and experienced researchers, post-doctoral students, and professionals from business, government and non-governmental institutions. As the workshops intend to strengthen the exchange between practical experiences and research outcomes, participation is welcome also without paper contribution.
Submission of Papers
Only full papers may be submitted. All papers must include a cover page with the following information:
• An abstract of up to 500 words, with JEL classification and no more than 5 key words;
• Authors’ full name, affiliation;
• Contact details for corresponding author, such as address, phone, and e-mail.
All papers and organized sessions should be submitted electronically to the workshop organizer, Elias Soukiazis (, as doc or .pdf files (preferably .pdf).
Deadline for paper submission is extended up to March14, 2015.
Authors are allowed to submit more than one paper. All submitted papers will be peer reviewed according to a high-quality and fast referee process. Authors will be notified whether their paper is accepted for presentation at the workshop not later than March 20, 2015.
Paper presenters are expected to discuss one other paper during the workshop. The discussant assignments will be made by the organizers at a later date.
Publication of Papers
(journals to be announced)
The INFER Workshop will be held at the Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra, a lively town in the Centre of Portugal. More information can be found at http://www.fe.uc.pt
Questions may be directed to the workshop organizers,
Elias Soukiazis (Coimbra University), at
Pedro A. Cerqueira (Coimbra University), at