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About Asia-Pacific Applied Economics Association

Welcome to Asia-Pacific Applied Economics Association

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.

Featured Events

Central Bank of Sri Lanka-Asian Development Bank Institute-APAEA workshop
Theme “Macroeconomic Stability and Economic Growth”
Webinar workshop, August 6, 2020
Schedule    Agenda    
9:00am - 9:15am    Welcome speech by Governor CBSL, Professor W. D. Lakshman
Dean of ADBI Institute, Mr. Tetsushi Sonobe    
9:15am - 11:15am    Workshop session 1    
11:15am - 1:00pm    Workshop BREAK    
1:00pm - 3:00pm    Workshop session 2    
3:00pm – 3:15pm    Closing remarks and publication details
(Prof. Paresh Narayan & Dr. Amarasekara)    
Zoom details
Link - Register in advance for this webinar:
Webinar ID - 994 3034 3817
Webinar Passcode – 123663

Member Benefits: Individuals & Institutions

All members will receive the following benefits:

    • 10% discount on APAEA conference registration fees;
    • One free working paper review report with additional paper reviews at a subsidised fee;
    • Publication of papers on the APAEA website for free;
    • Members forum to discuss research issues including feedback on working papers;
    • Annual subscription to the APAEA journal (journal in progress); and
    • Access to datasets.

Working Paper Series

A financial system