The Annual AUC Research Conference

From: 3/16/2015   To: 3/18/2015



Submissions are welcomed based on the above four themes of the conference. Authors should note that the audience will include policy makers, business community, civil society, international and regional thought leaders, as well as, academics and researchers.

All submissions must be in English and sent as word documents. Please do not send PDF files.

Abstracts should have a limit of 350 word count and submitted to the conference email: by 23rd of November 2014 . Your abstract should include a specific research question (aims and objectives),methodological approach, concrete results and must exhibit policy relevance to any of the four conference themes outlined above. All abstracts submitted will undergo a double-blind refereed review process. All accepted abstracts will be published in the conference proceedings in electronic format.

Full paper submissions are optional. If you wish to submit a full paper, its length should not exceed 15 pages including figures, tables, references and appendices. All papers must include an introduction section and policy implication/recommendations section.  Please use one and a half line spacing and Times New Roman font 11 or 12 and paragraphs should be justified at both ends. Please use black and white and their shades and no colors even for charts and diagrams. A blank line between paragraphs should be left without indent. References should follow the Harvard system, to view click here


Tables and figures should be numbered consecutively and included at the end of the paper.End notes should be numbered consecutively in the text and typed in plain text at the end of the paper (not as footnotes on text pages).