Call for papers for the international APPAM conference

The Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) will hold their 2016 International Conference in London, England at the London School of Economics on June 13-14. The APPAM is now accepting submissions until January 22, 2016. The theme of the conference is ‘Inequalities: Addressing the Growing Challenge for Policymakers Worldwide’.

Inequalities are a growing challenge within and between countries around the world. What do we know about the nature and sources of inequalities in important domains such as education, health, economic and social well-being, and rights? And what can – and should – policymakers do to address them? This international conference will provide the opportunity for policy researchers and analysts from around the globe to gather and share the latest research and knowledge on this pressing challenge.

Submissions will be accepted in the following areas.

Policy Areas for Submission:

  • Education
  • Health
  • Poverty and Income Policy
  • Family and Child Policy
  • Population and Migration
  • Social Equity
  • Politics, Leadership, and the Policy Process
  • Public and Nonprofit Management and Finance
  • Employment and Training
  • Housing and Community Development
  • Criminal Justice

Please note that within each of these areas APPAM welcomes submissions from a range of countries (developed, developing) as well as submissions that are cross-country.

Click here to start the submission process.