AFEA Call For Papers 2022

African Finance and Economic Association (AFEA)


ASSA, January 7-9, 2022 (Friday, Saturday & Sunday)
Boston, MA – Sheraton Boston

Africa Finance and Economic Association (AFEA) will sponsor two sessions and another session together with National Economic Association (NEA) at the January 2022 meetings of the Allied Social Science Association (ASSA) in Boston, MA. During the ASSA event, AFEA also hosts its Annual Business Meeting as well as the AFEA/AfDB luncheon.

Proposals for papers on any topic related to African economics and Africa economic development will be considered.


NOTE: Early submissions are highly encouraged 

Authors of accepted papers will be notified by June 30, 2021, while the deadline for submitting full paper is October 30.

For any proposal or full paper to the be considered, the first page MUST provide the following:

  1. A title of the proposal/paper
  2. A concise abstract of no more than 250-word summarizing the paper objective, methodology, (if empirical paper; data and sampling period), and key preliminary results
  3. Primary & two secondary JEL classification codes that best describe the paper
  4. Contact information and affiliations of ALL contributing authors 

Formatting should be Times New Roman in font size 12 and 1.5 spacing. The file must also be in MS Word.