CALL FOR PAPERS | 2019 NOVAFRICA Conference on Economic Development in Africa
Jun, 03, 2019 / Jun, 05, 2019


CALL FOR PAPERS – Deadline: March 1, 2019

2019 NOVAFRICA Conferenceon Economic Development in Africa

Nova SBE, Carcavelos Campus, Lisbon, Portugal.

June 3, 4 and 5, 2019.




Paul Collier (Oxford)

Gerard Padro-i-Miguel (Yale)

Tavneet Suri (MIT)

Leonard Wantchekon (Princeton)


Invitation to submit: We are looking for contributions on the broad theme of economic development in Africa. Topics of interest include but are not limited to: financial inclusion; natural resource management; international migration and refugees; the quality of education and health; public service provision and political economy; technology adoption; entrepreneurship and private sector development in the African context.


Submission timetable: Submissions of full papers (pdf files) are expected by March 1, 2019. Extended abstracts may also be submitted but priority will be given to full papers. Decisions will be made by March 14, 2019.


Submission guidelines: Please email your submission to For additional information about NOVAFRICA and past events, please visit


Scientific Committee: Tijan Bah (Universidade Nova de Lisboa and NOVAFRICA), Catia Batista (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, NOVAFRICA, CReAM and IZA), Alex Coutts (Universidade Nova de Lisboa and NOVAFRICA), Victoire Girard (Universidade Nova de Lisboa and NOVAFRICA), Teresa Molina (Universidade Nova de Lisboa and NOVAFRICA), and Pedro Vicente (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, NOVAFRICA and BREAD).


Conference Webpage:





Telf.: 213 929 470
Fax: 213 961 428
Rua Ivone Silva, Edifício Arcis, Nº 6 - 5º andar
1050-124 LISBOA
Horário dos serviços: Dias úteis (9h-13h / 14h30- 17h30)  Contactos dos Serviços:Telefones
para qualquer informação
fique a par das últimas notícias