Call for Papers

The 69th Congress of the International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF) will be held in Taormina, Sicily, Italy on August 22 - 25, 2013.

The theme of the keynote addresses is The Role of the State in Growth and Development. Contributed papers on any topic within the field of Public Economics and related disciplines will be considered, as usual at IIPF congresses.

The deadline for submissions is February 16, 2013.
Papers should be submitted through

The papers to be presented will be selected by a Scientific Committee. There is a submission fee of € 20 for non-members. This fee is creditable against a membership subscription. Authors of accepted papers must join the IIPF before inclusion in the Congress program. Membership includes a subscription to the journal International Tax and Public Finance.

Selected papers will be published in a special issue of International Tax and Public Finance. To be considered for publication, papers must be submitted formally to the journal by September 14, 2013.

Authors under 40 years of age who wish to be considered for the Peggy and Richard Musgrave Prize and the IIPF Young Economists Award should indicate this when submitting papers.

    February 16, 2013
    Deadline Paper submission

    May 31, 2013
    Early registrations ends

    August 22 - 25, 2013
    Annual Congress of IIPF 2013

University of Messina
University of Catania
University of Reggio Calabria
Bank of Italy
World Bank
Department of Economics SEAM
Foundation Bonino-Pulejo
German Federal Ministry for
Economic Cooperation and Development,
implemented by GIZ

City of Taormina
Regional Province of Messina
Region of Sicily
Sicilian Regional Assembly