Welcome to 
the Eighteenth Annual Conference on Economics and Security

The Annual International Conference on Economics and Security has been running for eighteen  years and has become the main international forum for defence and peace economists, attracting  participants from all around the world.

Main topics:

Regional security
Economics of security
Corruption and military spending  
Globalisation and the restructuring of the MIC
Militarism and development
Security sector reform
Economics of conflict and war
Post-conflict reconstruction
Economics of the arms trade
Procurement and offsets 
Arms races and alliances
Peace economics and peace science
Conversion and demilitarisation
Economics of terrorism


Important dates:

30st April 2014 the abstract submission deadline at the Eighteenth Annual Conference on Economics and Security has been extended through April 30.
4th May 2014 Decisions on acceptance/rejection of abstracts by Conveners
23rd May 2014 Deadline for Registrations
30th   May 2014 Final date for submission of full papers
19-20th  June 2014 18th Annual International Conference

Conference organizers:

Prof. Luca Pieroni University of Perugia, Italy
Dr. Giorgio d’Agostino University of Rome III
Prof. J Paul Dunne Economics, University of Cape Town