Call for papers - the 8th International Conference on Economics and Management of Networks

15 Nov 2018

The eighth international conference on ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT OF NETWORKS will be held in cooperation with the University of Havana ( from November 15th to November 17th, 2018, in Havana, Cuba. The purpose of the conference is to provide an international discussion forum for research in economics and management of networks.

Theoretical, conceptual and empirical papers from all areas in economics and management of networks (franchising, retail and service chains, cooperatives, financial networks, joint ventures, strategic alliances, licensing, clusters, public network management and governance, public-private partnerships and new network forms in digital economy) are welcome.

Additional workshops will be organized:

  • A panel focusing on research on Public Network Management and Governance co-organized with LAGPA IIAS-IISA Latin America Group of Public Administration - International Institute of Administrative Sciences (in Spanish/Portuguese/English)
  • SPECIAL WORKSHOPS on Tourism Network Management and Organization, and Tourism Horizons with an interdisciplinary focus (in Spanish).


Retail and Service Chains

Joint Ventures

Strategic Alliances



Financial Networks

Public Network Management and Governance

Public- Private Partnerships


New Networks Forms in Digital Economy

Innovation and Networks

Special Workshops (in Spanish)


Procedures for Submitting Abstract and Paper

Authors who want to present a paper should submit an abstract (400 words min.) at as soon as possible.

A copy of the final paper (.pdf or .doc) must be submitted by November 5, 2018.