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The St. Petersburg School of Economics and Management, National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE SEM) invites you to submit your research proposals and papers for the second edition of its international scientific event “Analytics for Management and Economics Conference” due to be held in St. Petersburg on September 27-28, 2019 (AMEC 2019).

 

Keynote Speakers

 

 

Conference Key topics

Submissions are encouraged from, but not limited to the following tracks:

  • Empirical economics, firms and industry studies 
  • Quantitative corporate and international finance 
  • SMART marketing and customer analytics 
  • New HR trends and people analytics 
  • Game theory and market design 
  • Institutions of Public Sector: Empirical Evidence 
  • Intangible-driven economy and data-led business models 
  • BRICS: emerging trends, leapfrogging and reverse innovations 
  • National and regional innovation systems 
  • Corporate innovations and competitive advantages 
  • Big data for business and economics studies 

Programme Committee

Angel Barajas

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Ala­jout­si­jär­vi Kim­mo

University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Elena Rogova

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Dennis C. Coates

University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA

Tatyana Andreeva

Maynooth University School of Business, Ireland

Jaume García

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, Spain

Hartmut Lehmann

University of Bologna, Italy

Romie Littrell

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Felix Lopez-Iturriaga

Universidad de Valladolid, Spain

Slavo Radosevich

University College London, Great Britain

Irina Ivashkovskaya

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Igor Filatotchev

King’s Business School, Great Britain

Сarl Fey

Nottingham University Business School, China

Ravi Ramamurti

Northeastern University, USA

Elena Podkolzina

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Elena A. Shakina

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Andrey Y. Panibratov

Graduate school of management, Russia

Alexander Muravyev

Higher School of Economics, Russia

Tatyana Garanina

University of Vaasa, Finland

Ilan Alon

University of Agder, Norway

Ichiro Iwasaki

Hitotsubashi University, Japan

Call for Papers

This academic conference is initiated as a response to the emerging and fast-growing trends in Economics and Business management with a particular focus on analytical approaches, data-driven decision making, digital transformation and disruptive innovations in IT. HSE SEM having a pronounced expertise in analytics sees its role in connecting scholars and business practitioners worldwide. We seek to build a knowledge-led ecosystem around quantitative techniques applied to study economic and business phenomena. By contributing to this event, you will become a valuable part of the developing international academic network.

Together we will encourage discussion, explore the development of new data-driven economy and share our ideas with the most prominent experts in academia and business. Furthermore, AMEC 2019 organizes a special platform for young researchers. The PhD workshop held in the pre-conference days, on September 26-27, is a unique opportunity for academic beginners to discuss their studies with peers as well as distinguished professors and receive classes on advanced quantitative methods in business economics and management.

 

The scope of the conference is topically broad but places an emphasis on analytics and data. Should you have an interesting data setting or research question which requires in-depth empirical study do not hesitate to submit your proposal and contribute to AMEC 2019.

Academic research papers, case studies and work-in-progress are all welcome, while PhD Research, proposals for panel discussions, non-academic contributions and product demonstrations based on the main themes are also encouraged.

 

Submission details

Submissions of papers must be made through the Conference website. On the first stage an extended abstract up to 500 words is to be summited trough the Conference website in May. Upon the decision on acceptance  you will be asked to send a full paper to be considered for a publication in peer-review journals – partners of the conference.

Conference Programme

The programme will comprise both selected and invited presentations upon the decisions of the tracks’ chairs.

Conference programme to be published soon.

Panel Session

The first session “Business Education towards Industry 4.0” is supported by one of the leading international graduate programmes network QTEM (Quantitative Techniques in Economics and Management). The discussion is by Bruno van Pottelsberghe, chairman and dean of QTEM

The second panel invites business to take part in the discussion of the digital transformation of companies. This session is initiated by prominent international certification institution CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) one of the key partners of HSE SEM.

Call for PhD Proposals

AMEC PhD Workshop 2019 “Regional and Comparative Studies”

The PhD workshop of AMEC 2019 will be held on September'26-27 and is jointly organized by the St.Petersburg School of Economics and Management and the Center of Institutional Studies of HSE University. This event is focused on regional and comparative studies and seeks to bring together young researchers and distinguished scholars in the fields of applied economics, finance and management to discuss the most relevant contemporary research designs, approaches, and quantitative techniques. The emphasis of the workshop in 2019 is put on regional, institutional and cross-country comparative studies.

This pre-conference event is organized to equip doctoral students and future PhD candidates with new knowledge, profound expertise in the various fields of solid, data-led research. It gives an exclusive opportunity to improve own research in short period, to find collaborators, to interact with peers and to get feedback from leading scholars.

The programme of the PhD workshop comprises sessions delivered by leading international researchers, as well as group and individual work on PhD proposals with mentors. After the final presentation of the reviewed PhD proposals the best progress will be awarded and included in the main programme of AMEC 2019.

The workshop invites all current and future doctoral students to submit their research proposals for review and feedback. The research proposals should have a maximum length of 2000 words – with the following structure:

1. Introduction: motivation, problem statement, research question

2. Theoretical background of the research problem and literature review

3. Hypothesis, research design and methodology employed

4. Data description and pre-test analysis / Expected data

5. Empirical results and hypothesis testing / Expected results

6. Conclusions and discussions

Submit

Important Dates

28 JANUARY
Submissions open

31 MAY
All submissions close

21 JUNE
Notification of decisions

22 JULY
Early bird registration closes

30 AUGUST
Final paper due (with any requested changes)

30 AUGUST
Final paper due 

Publication Opportunities

One of the most attractive and interesting events is expected to be the session with the editors of three leading journals that agreed to support AMEC 2019: Journal of Corporate Finance ResearchInternational Journal of Emerging Markets and European Journal of International Management. At the session, editors of these journals will address important issues relevant both for young and more experienced researchers: how to choose the most appropriate outlet for their future publication, how to build effective communication with editors and reviewers, how to promote your research after publication and encourage a potential reader, how to build your academic brand and increase awareness in the research field.

Organising Committee

  • Prof. Elena Rogova
  • Prof. Angel Barajas
  • Dr. Alexander Muravyev
  • Dr. Artem Alsufiev 
  • Dr. Elizaveta Shushunova
  • Dr. Elena Shakina
  • Valeria Galchenko
  • Anna Kotova
  • Anna Daviy
  • Anna Mazurkina

Participation fee

Pay

Russian participants of the Conference Early bird registration fee
(until July 22, 2019)
Regular fee
Registration Fee 3500 RUB 5000 RUB
   
Foreign participants of the Conference
Registration Fee 75 EURO 100 EURO
   

 

Pay

Conference Venue

The conference will take place at the main building of the Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg.

Address

HSE Saint Petersburg, 3, Kantemirovskaya ulitsa, Saint Petersburg, Russia

How to get there?

From Petrogradskaya Underground Station 

1. Petrogradskaya Underground Station
Walk
About 3 min, 220 m 

2. Boarding at Petrogradskaya Station / L'va Tolstogo Square
31 trolleybus towards Severnyy Prospekt
or
К10, К131, К149, К175, К369 minibuses
5 min (4 stops)

3. Exit on the Vyborgskaya naberezhnaya bus stop
Walk
About 8 min, 600 m
The destination will be on your right.

1. Lesnaya Underground Station
Walk
About 3 min, 220 m 

2. Boarding at Lesnaya Station 
31, 185 trolleybus 
or
К10, К131, К149, К175, К369 minibuses
5 min (2 stops)

3. Exit on the Vyborgskaya naberezhnaya bus stop
Walk
About 5 min, 400 m
The destination will be on your right.

Otherwise, we recommend you to ask your hotel reception to help order you a taxi or use Uber taxi service.

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