Weekly Announcements – February 13, 2013

Here are the latest announcements from SSRN:

Announcing World Business & Economics Research Conference on SSRN

In cooperation with the World Business Institute, the Economics Research Network (ERN) is pleased to announce the World Business & Economics Research Conference Online Proceedings. These proceedings are available to all users at no charge and contain abstracts of the conference papers with links to the full text in the SSRN eLibrary.

The World Business and Economics Research Conference held annually in Auckland, New Zealand brought together researchers and academics from 21 countries of the world to share in knowledge, ideas and experiences in the broad areas of Accounting, Banking, Economics, Finance, Management and Marketing.

You can browse all World Business & Economics Research Conference abstracts in the SSRN database by clicking on the following link. You may wish to bookmark it in your browser.

View Papers: http://www.ssrn.com/link/World-Bus-Econ-Research-Conf.html
Conference URL: http://www.newzealandconfo.com

Announcing New LSN Food Law & Policy Subject Matter eJournal

We are pleased to announce a new Legal Scholarship Network (LSN) Subject Matter eJournal – Food Law & Policy eJournal.

View Papers: http://ssrn.com/link/Food-Law-Policy.html
Subscribe: http://hq.ssrn.com/jourInvite.cfm?link=Food-Law-Policy

Editor: Alberto Alemanno, Associate Professor of Law, HEC Paris – Law Department

Description: This eJournal distributes working and accepted paper abstracts with an aim to promote and bring together the rapidly emerging scholarship focusing on the regulation of food. At a time in which this area of law is progressively acquiring some autonomy vis-a-vis other areas of law, such as Administrative Law, and – given its international vocation – International Trade and International Health law, this eJournal nurtures the ambition to provide a one-stop shop for virtually all food-related papers published today at the global level. While the focus of this eJournal is predominantly the regulation of food products, their production methods and their marketing opportunities, it also extends to: agriculture and food law, human rights and food law (including the right to food and labor issues), antitrust and food law, international trade of food, food quality as well as food information (e.g. labeling schemes). Issues related to intellectual property aspects of food (e.g. geographical indications) are also pertinent to this Journal. Given the recent attention by food law regimes to the nutritional aspects of food, this eJournal also covers the regulation of nutritional and health claims, food reformulation and other nutritional-related measures such as fiscal measures. It equally covers the regulation of food and beverages. As witnessed by its advisory board, the scope of this eJournal is genuinely global and as such it reflects the increasingly globalized food supply chain and the broader discourse of food studies. Due to the inherently interdisciplinary and international nature of food regulation, this eJournal will also host papers coming not only from other disciplines than law but also from all over the world.

Vienna University of Economics and Business Joins Economics Research Centers Papers

We are pleased to announce WU Vienna University of Economics and Business has started an International Taxation Research Paper Series. Due to the comprehensive nature of the research, the series will be included in Economics Research Centers Papers within the Economics Research Network (ERN), Accounting Research Centers Papers within the Accounting Research Network (ARN), and in Law Research Centers Papers within the Legal Scholarship Network (LSN).

View Abstracts: http://www.ssrn.com/link/WU-Intl-Taxation-RES.html
Subscribe: http://hq.ssrn.com/jourInvite.cfm?link=WU-Intl-Taxation-RES

The WU International Taxation Research Paper Series includes work in progress, published papers, and abstracts from a monodisciplinary, multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspective. The disciplines involved include those with a strong connection to international business taxation, in particular accounting, law, public finance, and psychology, but also history, management, or political science. The Research Paper Series is supported by a strong team of junior and senior researchers, mostly from WU Vienna University of Business and Economics and from its Doctoral Program in International Business Taxation.

The Research Paper Series is edited by Eva Eberhartinger, Michael Lang and Martin Zagler (Vienna University of Economics), Erich Kirchler (University of Vienna), and Rupert Sausgruber (University of Innsbruck).

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