About the conference
The Centre for Public Policy (CPP) at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) invites submissions from researchers, practitioners and policy makers to the XV International Conference on Public Policy and Management, to be held on 24th to 26th August 2020, IIM Bangalore.
The interdisciplinary conference draws scholars representing a diversity of perspectives on public policy issues; and provides a forum for showcasing the latest developments in policy research and practice. The conference typically hosts academic sessions, topical policy debates, workshops, panel discussions and practitioner-oriented discussions on contemporary topics in public policy and management.
- Inclusive Growth
- Identities and Development
- Sectors of Economy
- Institutions and Democracy
- Law and Governance
- Specific track proposal submission: 30 April 2020
- Complete paper submission: 31 May 2020
- Notification of acceptance: 30 June 2020
- Online registration opens from: 25 July 2020
Call for papers
Contributors can submit either a full paper (around 8,000 words) or propose a specific panel session with multiple papers (3-4 papers). Participants are limited to one paper presentation and one roundtable/panel appearance. Additional co-authored papers are allowed only if they are presented by the co-author. For full paper submission- only abstract submission will not be accepted for reviewing.
CPP will provide up to 10 travel grants to doctoral student presenters, who are registered as full-time students in Indian Universities. The grants will be awarded on a competitive basis. The selection committee’s decision is final.
Travel grants will be for a maximum of Rs. 20,000 and to be used towards accommodation, economy-class airfare, and airport transfers. Travel grantees are responsible for making their own arrangements. Bills will have to be submitted for all expenditures. Reimbursements will be on actual expenditures and with a maximum of Rs. 20,000.