Information in English

The International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Policy continues the long tradition of conferences held in the Czech Republic on topics related to Economic Policy in transition economies and later European Union member countries.

The Conference is intended for academics, scientists and other professionals in the field of Economics, but also e.g. Law, Political Science, Sociology, or International Relations. We regularly welcome famous personalities of the Czech economic scene, including the President of the Czech Republic, the Governor of the Czech National Bank, analysts and executives of commercial banks and major industrial companies.

Last year, Imre Fertő, the director of the Institute of Economics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Roman Horvath, the deputy director of the Institute of Economic Studies FSV UK, Michal Kejak, the director of CERGE-EI, or Jan Fidrmuc, advisor of the Institute for Strategy and Analysis (ISA), Government Office of the Slovak Republic.

The Proceedings of the Conference will be covered by the Web of Science and SCOPUS. Selected papers will be included into the review process of the DANUBE, scientific journal indexed in SCOPUS, Erih PLUS, EconLit, EBSCO, ProQuest and others.

In 2018, the Conference is being held under the auspices of Research Institute VSEO, a part of University of Social and Administrative Affairs in the picturesque mountain village of Čeladná, in the Čeladenka Hotel on 4-6 September 2018. Participants can register, submit papers and ask for more information in English at

The STYLE SHEET for the paper including all instructions for authors is available here.

We strongly support the participation of PhD students and junior researchers, especially those making their first steps in academic and scientific life, and we have prepared a special Junior Section for them. Supportive and friendly atmosphere is supposed here, and advices for future work instead of questions. In case of your interest in participating in this section, indicate the fact within your registration please.


Important dates:

Early bird registration (discounted fee of EUR 170): 28 February 2018
Standard registration (fee of EUR 190): 25 May 2018
Full paper submission: 9 July 2018
Double-blind review process: 9-27 July 2018
Payment: till 17 August 2018