Welcome to the official website of the Global Research on Emerging Economies Conference, which will be held during November 16 and 17, 2018, in Lima, Peru.

This conference will bring together researchers interested in Applied Finance, Applied Economics, Management, Marketing and other topics related to Emerging Markets. Participants are invited to submit their individual papers for presentation or to propose an entire panel consisting of four papers.

For more details of the conference schedule, please feel free to contact us. The full version of program will be given on March 1st, 2018.


Welcome from the vicepresident for research, Jorge Guillen

Peru: beyond your expectations


The Vice-Presidency for Research of Universidad ESAN, Lima, Peru.

The Society for
the Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM)

Important dates:

Paper submission deadline

August 31, 2018

Notification of successful authors

3 weeks after paper submission

Early-bird registration Deadline

September 14, 2018

Conference Dates

16 and 17 November, 2018

Notification of chosen papers for publication

3 weeks after conference dates

Relevant Information

  • Carlos Prieto, Manager of Investment Strategy and Economic Studies of Banco de Crédito
  • Alonso Segura, Ex Minister of Economy
  • Cesar Liendo, Vice Minister of Economy
  • Bruno Seminario, Universidad del Pacifico.

The aim of the conference is to bring together economists from different fields of Emerging and Developing Economies Research in order to share ideas.
Topics to be considered at the conference include, but are not limited to:

  • Financial markets and banking
  • Capital flows and macroeconomic and financial stability
  • Spillovers between advanced economies and emerging economies
  • Challenges for emerging and Latin American markets
  • Economic growth and financial stability, and implications for the global economy
  • Institutional development and reforms and their impacts on the real and financial sectors
  • Relative role of institutions versus economic policies for the economic growth and development
  • International financial institutions and their impacts on the emerging economies during the post-crisis era
  • Impact of the global financial crisis on the real and financial sectors
  • Regional economic integration and the cross-border trade and investment among Latin American economies and between advanced (i.e. USA) and Latin American economies
  • Country-specific studies on financial market reforms, industrial and technology sectors, foreign trade and investment regimes, etc.
  • Vulnerabilities in Latin American economies and policy options
  • Monetary and fiscal policies and their interactions and effects on real economy and financial markets
  • Global Value Change in Latin America
  • International Business
  • Business related analysis in the Latin America Region

Papers presented at the conference will be considered for publication (subject to double-blind reviewing process) in a special issue of Emerging Markets Finance and Trade,

Ali M. Kutan, Editor of Emerging Markets Finance and Trade will give a workshop on "how to publish in top economics and business journals", targeted towards young scholars and doctoral students.

Paper submission should be made by using conference maker, please consider Chicago style citation and English language for your manuscript.

We invite you to discover Peru
For tourist packages please contact directly 
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The 2018 Global Research on Emerging Economies Conference will take place at Universidad ESAN.
Please find the address below:
Alonso de la Molina 1652, Monterrico, Surco. Lima-Peru.

There will be a list with the speakers and participants´ names at the Universidad Esan entrance.
Registration will take place at the Auditorium located in Pabellón A. The blue dots show the way from the entrance to the Conference registration front desk.

If you have any questions, please feel free to send us an email to

Hotels at Miraflores:
- 4 points
- Hilton
Hotel at Surco:
- Hilton Garden: for reservations send an email to using the prom code EMFT-ESAN.
- Hotel El Polo: for reservations send an email to using the prom code EMFT-ESAN.

We recommend choosing a hotel located in Surco to avoid commuting. Approximately, in rush hours, it takes 1.5 hours to go from Miraflores to Surco.

  • Language: The official language of the Congress will be English
  • Parking: We recommend to use taxis app because there is no available parking space.
  • Weather and Climate conditions in Lima: The weather in Lima at November will be in spring: the temperature will be around 20° C or 68° F.
  • Mobile telephones: There is excellent coverage for mobile telephones. The local mobile telephone providers have roaming arrangements with worldwide mobile telephone providers.
  • Flight information: The IATA code used for international airport of Lima is LIM
  • You can find more interesting information about Lima in this website:
  • You can find more interesting information about Peru festivities on November in this website:
  • The conference will take place at Universidad ESAN, Alonso de la Molina 1652, Monterrico, Surco. Lima-Peru. 16 and 17 November 2018.


No more registrations accepted

Fees & Registration

Regular Fee

•  Early bird: USD 400 (until September 14, 2018)
•  Late registration: USD 450 (between September 15 and October 15, 2018)

The registration fee covers conference materials, coffee breaks and lunches.

The registration fee also includes a one-year membership in the Society for the Study of Emerging Markets (SSEM). Membership in the SSEM provides an online subscription to the Emerging Markets Finance and Trade and waives the submission fee during the membership period.

Special Fee (only for students)

•  USD 100 (registration until October 31, 2018)

The special fee for students covers conference materials, coffee breaks and lunches. This special fee does not cover membership in the SSEM and does not allow the student to present a paper.

First, the student has to send an email to with a picture of the student ID for validation. After its validation, the student may register at the special rate with the validation code that we will send. This special fee is not transferable.


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