XXIX Edition

June 21-22, 2017

During the past twenty-seven years, the Villa Mondragone International Economic Seminar has provided an important opportunity to meet and discuss the most current topics in economic research. The quality of the Scientific contributions and ensuing debates has consistently been outstanding owing to the participation of leading experts.
A selection of contributions will be published by Springer.



To that purpose we invite the submission of papers in the following fields:


1.  The Robustness of Globalization Theory. Trade Liberalization and its Benefits

2.  Globalization, Inequality and Social Inclusion

3.  The United States and the Protectionist option: a New Trade Deal?

4.  How Scary is Disruptive Technology? Perspectives on Employment

5.  The Upcoming Brexit. Deal and its Consequences

6.  Globalization, Employment and Skill Polarization

7.  Euro, Dollar and the Risk of Currency Wars

8.  Climate Change Policies in trouble

9.  Redesigning US Medcare and European Welfare State?

10. Immigration Crisis: the Short and the Long Run Policy. The role of Demography

11. Fiscal Rules and Public Debt in EU and USA in an Age of Change

12. The Role of Science and Innovation to Foster Sustainable Growth

13. Putting Globalization to work for Democracy. Is the "Responsible Nationalism" the answer?

14. Redistributive Policies or Rewriting the Rules for a Sustainable Growth?

15. Beyond GDP: Wellbeing and Sustainability

Paper Submission Deadline: April 30th, 2017

Conference Registration Deadline: June 15th, 2017


Please submit electronic versions of paper not later than April 30th, 2017 to

Registration Fees Conference include:
Access to plenary and parallel sessions; the conference material and the overall organization; coffee breaks; - lunch breaks.
The conference registration fees are as follows: € 200 per person, PhD Students
€ 50 per person.

Please attach a copy of a valid student id-card.

Tor Vergata's students (undergraduated, post-graduated and PhDs) can partecipate for free

To registrer to the Conference, please fill this form by pressing here


For any other inquiry, please do not hesitate to contact the Organizing Committee at:

Tor Vergata Economics Foundation
c/o University of Rome "Tor Vergata"
Faculty of Economics
Via Columbia, 2
00133 Rome – Italy
Tel: +39 0672595533