BRUSSELS, 14 July 2017 – Academics, professionals and other stakeholders are invited to submit orignal research for the 2017 financial history workshop scheduled for the autumn.
Submitted papers for the 5 October WSBI-ESBG 2017 Financial History Workshop in Madrid should focus on three main topic areas under this year's theme Improving savings culture: A lifetime of financial education.
The three main topics are:
Financial education of young people
Importance of lifetime savings for everyone
The current level of financial literarcy and how to improve it
Those wishing to present a paper should provide an abstract ( a three- to five-page summary) of their research paper as well as an author biography by
8 September 2017 by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Those whose papers are selected for presentation will be notified by 15 September and are expected to provide a complete draft of the paper in a proper format (PDF) for the workshop no later than 1 October.
Selected papers presented at workshop
The authors of each selected paper will be able to present their research work during a maximum of 15 minutes lecture during the workshop. The rest of the panel session is scheduled to be devoted to discussion among the panelists and all workshop participants. WSBI-ESBG will cover the travel and accommodation expenses for the authors of selected papers who are selected as workshop speakers.
Hosted by WSBI-ESBG Spanish member organisation CECA, the one-day workshop is designed to provide a forum for extensive discussion on new and innovative research on a very important and actual today for the savings and retail banks in Europe and worldwide.
Questions and more information:
Please e-mail workshop organiser Nancy Lockkamper, WSBI-ESBG, at email@example.com
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