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Conference On The Economy 2010, Call for Papers

For Release Upon Receipt - June 14, 2010

St. Augustine


Economic Policy Formation and Programme Implementation in the Context of the Caribbean Reality - A tribute to Dr. Roy Thomas

This year’s conference which pays tribute to Dr. Roy Thomas, a former Lecturer and Head of the Department of Economics, continues in the vein of the department’s three previous conferences. COTE 2010 will be highlighting the key economic, and related developmental issues facing Trinidad and Tobago in particular and the wider region by extension. This year these issues are being presented based on thematic areas of Dr. Roy Thomas’ work.

The Department of Economics invites economists, faculty members, post graduate students, policy makers, members of the corporate sector and other interested individuals to submit abstracts for presentations at COTE 2010, to be held from October 7th-9th, 2010, at the Learning Resource Centre, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad.  The deadline for submission of abstracts is Friday July 9th, 2010.  For more information, click here.