Call for papers – ICEA 2018, 8 – 9 June

The 10th edition of the International Conference on Economics and Administration (ICEA 2018), jointly organized by the Faculty of Business and Administration within the University of Bucharest and the Economic Psychology Association on 8 – 9 June, announces a Special Section on “Business Management” which invites manuscript submissions in the area of Business Administration and Business Management.

Also, ICEA 2018 will host a dedicated session in “Applied Behavioural Economics” that aims to bring together researchers involved in Behavioural Economic studies applied in various areas. A special attention will be provided to studies pertaining Central and Eastern Europe, as well as studies conducted in former Soviet countries.

Submissions and inquiries should be directed to:
Business Management session: Associate Professor Dr. Cristina Popescu


Applied Behavioural Economics Session: Professor Dr. Elena Druică

Email: or

Attending participants are invited to submit:

• Research papers: complete papers (min 4500 – max 8000 words) with complete references section.
• Short papers: this could be research in progress, abstracts, ideas to be explored explore with audience at the conference, or draft of papers for possible co-authorship: (max. 1000 words)

The 2018 topics of interest include, but are not limited to:Business processes and strategies;

  • Business processes and strategies;
  • Business competitiveness;
  • Internationalization, international strategy, global value chains;
  • Customer experience and customer satisfaction;
  • Corporate conscience, Corporate Social Responsibility;
  • Corporate governance;
  • Decision making;
  • Economic and socio-psychological determinants of individual behaviour;
  • Behavioral economics;
  • Consequences of decisions and choices with respect to the satisfaction 
of individual needs;
  • The impact of macroeconomic policies on individual and organizational 
Special Section Chairs:
  • Economic performance;
  • Economic business environment;
  • Economic, social and environmental business perspective;
  • Effective leadership;
  • Factors influencing preferences, choices, decisions;
  • Consumer behaviour;
  • Marketing, international marketing;
  • E-commerce, digital marketing, social media marketing;
  • Retailing, retail marketing;
  • Branding/advertising issues and organization behavior;
  • The overconsumption society: determinants and effects;
  • Investment, finance and determining business success;
  • Total Quality Management (TQM).

Each paper will be subject of a double blind peer review. The evaluators will seek for originality, significance, clarity, and contribution. Summary of review feedback/reports may be sent back to the author(s), if the case. All comments and suggestions should be addressed in the final submission. Papers must not have been previously published or currently submitted for publication elsewhere.