Retailing in the Asia Pacific


Bangkok, 28-30 Sep 2016; Deadline 31 Mar

Retailing in Emerging Markets: Sustainability and Regulatory Challenges

The Eighth Conference on Retailing in the Asia Pacific
September 28-30, 2016 Bangkok, Thailand

Call for Papers 2016

The Oxford Institute of Retail Management, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, in collaboration with the College of Management, Mahidol University (CMMU) will hold the Eighth Conference on Retailing in the Asia Pacific in Bangkok September 28-30, 2016.

This is the eighth in the conference series on retailing in the Asia Pacific region, which aims to bring together academics and practitioners, expanding relationships and the development and sharing of knowledge.

It is intended to produce a Special Issue of the International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management on the theme of the conference, published by Emerald. All full papers submitted will automatically be considered for inclusion.

Papers are invited for the following topic areas, although other relevant areas are most welcome:

  • Retail and economic sustainability
  • Retail and ethical business
  • Retail and regulations
  • Retail competition
  • Retail and private label
  • Retail and human resources
  • Retail and cultures of consumption
  • Retail and rural development
  • Retail and urban development
  • Retail and infrastructure development
  • Retail and service quality
  • Retail and knowledge management
  • Retail and technology
  • Retail and the handicraft industry
  • Retail and food security
  • Retail and aging populations

Key Dates:

  • Submission of Paper March 31, 2016
  • Notification of accepted papers April 30, 2016
  • Early Bird Registration by May 31, 2016
  • Submission of Final Paper June 30, 2016
  • Conference Registration Closes July 31, 2016

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