A Forum on Teaching of Economics
18-21 July 2016, Athens, Greece
The Economics Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER), will hold A Forum on Teaching of Economics, 18-21 July 2016, Athens, Greece as part of the 11th Annual International Symposium on Economic Theory, Policy & Applications.
The purpose of this forum is to exchange ideas, discuss educational issues, and present research on how to teach economics at all levels of education. Teachers and researchers of teaching economics are invited to contribute and share their experiences of teaching economics at all levels of the education ladder. There are no restrictions on the themes and may include teaching methods and materials, tests and examination, teaching projects, homework etc.
You may participate as panel organizer, presenter of one paper, chair a session or observer.
Fee structure information is available on http://www.atiner.gr/2016/fees.htm.
Special arrangements will be made with a local hotel for a limited number of rooms at a special conference rate. In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise to selected Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi. Details of the social program are available here
Please submit an abstract (email only) to: email@example.com, using the abstract submission form by the 9 May 2016 to: Dr. Chris Sakellariou, Vice President of Administration and Finance, ATINER & Associate Professor of Economics, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Please include: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Current Position, Institutional Affiliation, an email address and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.
If your submission is accepted, you will receive information on registration deadlines and paper submission requirements. Should you wish to participate in the Conference without presenting a paper, for example, to chair a session, to evaluate papers which are to be included in the conference proceedings or books, to contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER & Honorary Professor, University of Stirling, UK (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) was established in 1995 as an independent world association of Academics and Researchers. Its mission is to act as a forum where Academics and Researchers from all over the world can meet in Athens, in order to exchange ideas on their research, and to discuss future developments in their disciplines.
The organizing and hosting of International Conferences and Symposiums, the carrying out of Research, and the production of Publications are the basic activities of ATINER. Since 1995, ATINER has organized more than 400 International Conferences and other events, and has published close to 200 books. In 2012, the Association launched a series of conference paper publications (click here), and at the beginning of 2014, it introduced its own series of Journals (click here).
Academically, the Association is organized into seven Divisions and 37 Units. Each Unit organizes at least an Annual International Conference, and may also undertake various small and large research projects.
Academics and Researchers are more than welcome to become members and to contribute to ATINER’s objectives. If you would like to become a member, please download the relevant form (membership form). For more information on how to become a member, please send an email to: email@example.com.