Association for Cultural Economics International
The Association for Cultural Economics International (ACEI) invites you to attend its 18th international conference on cultural economics to be held at the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM). The local organizer of the conference is ESG UQAM.
Conference dates are Tuesday June 24 to Friday June 27, 2014.
Deadline for provision of complete drafts of accepted papers: June 1, 2014The International Conference will feature a program of invited plenary sessions grouped around the theme of Connecting Conversations. Researchers in other fields, as well as representatives of the cultural sector, such as arts administrators and government officials, will be invited to share their research and findings on the interactions between the practices of the cultural sector and economic analysis. All scholars, business practitioners, consultants and policy-maker with an interest on the economics of culture and the creative industries are encouraged to attend ACEI conferences.
A workshop for young researchers will take place on the 24th of June 2014, just ahead of the commencement of 18th biennial conference of the Association for Cultural Economics International (ACEI) to be hosted at ESG UQAM in Montreal, Canada.
The workshop provides an opportunity for conference delegates who are graduate students (at masters and PhD level) to discuss their dissertations, publication plans and job market issues amongst themselves and with other more experienced scholars who share an interest in questions surrounding economic aspects of culture.
The ACEI awards regular prizes and creates Honorary Fellows from time to time.
The prize is awarded to the paper published in the Journal of Cultural Economics in the 2 volumes preceding the biennial conference that is judged to be best. The winner receives a prize of US$1,000. The procedures are currently under review.
See History page for details of previous prize winners, workshops and symposia.