12th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC) – Call for Papers September 11-13, 2016

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The 12th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium(IWREC) will be hosted by the World Bank in Washington, DC on September 11-13, 2016.  The overall theme of the meeting will be “Water Security in a Changing World.”Submissions of papers are now being accepted on the following topics:-
”Addressing the food-energy-health environment and water nexus- Assessing large- and small-scale irrigation investments
– Moving toward integrated urban and basin management
– Dealing with groundwater depletion- Ensuring environmental flows
– Managing floods and droughts and their economy
-wide impacts- Improving transboundary water managementWithin these topics, papers with a focus on economic growth and/or poverty linkages are encouraged.
 Papers on other topics that fall under the theme of the meeting will also be considered.  The papers should be policy-oriented and analytically rigorous. 

The Annual Meeting will begin with a reception in the evening of September 11, 2016, and span over two days with 6-7 sessions and 1-2 panel discussions on September 12-13, 2016.
-ScheduleJanuary 31, 2016:
Papers due                                           March 31, 2016:Decision sent to authors (accept, revise and resubmit, reject)April 30, 2016: Final papers due May 31, 2016: Final decision on papers

Please submit papers toiwrec2016@worldbank.org.  Papers should be no longer than 12 text pages (not including reference list, tables, and graphics).  All text should be in 12-point Times New Roman font, with 1.5 line-spacing and 1” margins on all sides. The Organizing Committee will consider only papers submitted by members of IWREC.  To become an IWREC member, please send a request by email tojohn.janmaat@ubc.ca with “Joining IWREC” in the subject line.  There is no IWREC membership fee.The Organizing Committee is considering publication plans for special journal issues.Further Information click on the link below
http://www.worldbank.org/en/events/2016/09/11/12th-Annual-Meeting-International-Water-Resource-Economics-Consortium#1

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