Special Issues

Special issues contain collections of papers on a specific topic. They are compiled by an editor who is responsible for the selection of contributions to a special issue. Note that all special issue papers can also be found as ordinary contributions in the economics discussion Paper series or as journal articles in economics.


Workshop and special issue on The Future of Scholarly Communication in Economics

Editor: Mark McCabe, Boston University and University of Michigan

Deadline for Paper Submissions: May 04, 2015


Special issue on Micro-econometric Analyses of International Firm Activities

Editor: Joachim Wagner, Leuphana University Lueneburg and CESIS, KTH, Stockholm

Deadline for Paper Submissions: February 28, 2015


Distance and Border Effects in Economics

Editor: T.Huw Edwards, Loughborough University, and Jan Van Hove, KU Leuven


[closed for submissions]

Economics, Psychology and Choice Theory

Editor: Marina Bianchi (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio), Peter Earl (University of Queensland), Sergio Nisticò (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio), Maurizio Pugno (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio)


[closed for submissions]

Food Security and Climate Change

Editor: Shenggen Fan and Jerry Nelson, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC


[closed for submissions]

Economic Perspectives Challenging Financialization, Inequality and Crises

Editor: Silvano Cincotti and Marco Raberto, University of Genova, Italy, and Simone Alfarano, University Jaume I, Castellon, Spain


[closed for submissions]

Coping with Systemic Risk

Editor: Sheri Markose, University of Essex


[closed for submissions]

Responding to the Labour Market Challenges of Globalisation

Editor: Dennis Snower, Sebastian Braun, and Wolfgang Lechthaler, Kiel Institute for the World Economy


[closed for submissions]

The Social Cost of Carbon

Editor: Robert Kopp, U.S Department of Energy, Washington, DC, Richard Tol, Department of Economics, University of Sussex, and Stephanie Waldhoff, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC


[closed for submissions]

Tourism Externalities

Editor: Bianca Biagi, Economics Department (DEIR) & CRENoS, University of Sassari, Italy and Manuela Pulina, TOMTE, University of Bolzano, CRENoS, Italy


[closed for submissions]

Trade Facilitation, Transport Costs and Logistics: A New Challenge for European Competitiveness

Editor: Inmaculada Martínez-Zarzoso, University of Göttingen, Germany


[closed for submissions]

New Approaches in Quantitative Modeling of Financial Markets

Editor: Taisei Kaizoji and Mauro Politi, International Christian University, Tokyo, Thomas Lux, University of Kiel


[closed for submissions]

The Measurement of Inequality and Well-Being: New Perspectives

Editor: Satya R. Chakravarty, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata


[closed for submissions]

Quasi Markets in Education

Editor: Gianni De Fraja, University of Leicester and Universita' di Roma "Tor Vergata"


[closed for submissions]

Managing Financial Instability in Capitalist Economies

Editor: Thomas Lux, University of Kiel, and Marco Raberto, Reykjavik University


[closed for submissions]

The Knowledge-Based Society: Transition, Geography, and Competition Policy

Editor: Katharine Rockett, University of Essex


[closed for submissions]

Global Governance—Challenges and Proposals for Reform

Editor: Dennis Snower, Kiel Institute for the World Economy


[closed for submissions]

Reconstructing Macroeconomics

Editor: Masanao Aoki, University of California, and Hiroshi Yoshikawa, University of Tokyo


[closed for submissions]

Discounting the Long-Run Future and Sustainable Development

Editor: Phoebe Koundouri, Athens University of Economics and Business


[closed for submissions]

Using Econometrics for Assessing Economic Models

Editor: Katarina Juselius, University of Copenhagen


[closed for submissions]

Recent Developments in International Money and Finance

Editor: Ronald MacDonald, University of Glasgow


[closed for submissions]