The Asia-Pacific Applied Economics Association (APAEA) was founded in 2017. The APAEA's key aim is to provide a forum and resource base for developing research capacity of researchers in the Asia-Pacific region. The APAEA's aim is supported by the regions central banks and other financial institutions. The APAEA aims to collaborate with universities in the region to jointly host conferences and workshops associated with special issues of respected field journals.
The APAEA is governed by a committee (President, Vice-Presidents, Treasurer, and Secretary) and holds its annual meetings in November/December of each year. Interested researchers and institutions are encouraged to join the Association by attending one of its conferences or by applying to the association for membership. Members of the APAEA will receive a range of benefits.
The Centre for Financial Econometrics (Deakin University) and the Asia-Pacific Applied Economics Association is jointly organizing the 10th Applied Financial Modelling Conference. The conference will be held in Melbourne city (Deakin Downtown – Level 12 Tower 2 - 727 Collins Street Melbourne).