IAAE Inter-Conference Symposium 2017: Call for papers


by PIM


The next Inter-Conference Symposium of the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) will take place on October 17-20, 2017 in Chile. It will be dedicated to Agricultural Productivity, Climate Change, and Sustainable Resource Management. The aim of the event is to provide a platform for knowledge exchange, discussion, and networking focusing on climate change and sustainability, productivity and resource management, and related topics.

For more information about the symposium, please visit  http://www.iaae2017talca.org/  

The Organizing Committee invites all interested authors to submit papers for the conference.

Contributions in the following topics are welcome:

  • Climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies
  • Technology adoption, climate change and resource management
  • Sustainable land and water management
  • Farm productivity and irrigation
  • Natural resource management and agricultural sustainability
  • Agricultural trade patterns and climate change
  • Farm size and productivity
  • Economic growth, farm labor supply and productivity
  • Climate change and food security along the value chain
  • Policy options to stimulate sustainable agricultural production
  • Environmentally related policies and natural resource sustainability


  • May 1, 2017:
    Deadline for submission of full papers
  • July 1, 2017:
    Announcement of accepted presentations
  • August 15, 2017:
    Final registration and fee payment for all authors presenting papers
  • September 1, 2017:
    Final registration and fee payment for all participants


Contributed papers, in English or Spanish, should be 10 pages maximum including Tables and Figures; References do not count in the 10-page limit. Papers should be double space, use Times New Roman Font 12 with one inch margins all around. The papers should provide a background section, a clear explanation of the core research question(s), data and methods used, results, and conclusions.

The papers should be sent to:

Dr. Alejandra Engler (UTalca)
email: mengler[at]utalca.cl
Dr. Roberto Jara (UTalca)
email: rjara[at]utalca.cl