Twenty-First Annual Conference on Economics and Security

22nd –23rd June 2017, Brussels



Royal Military Academy

The twenty-first annual international conference on economics and security will take place in Brussels, on the campus of the Royal Military Academy. As usual, the conference aims to provide an opportunity for economists, political scientists and others from around the world to share ideas and discuss the future developments in the following areas:

Regional security

Economics of security

Corruption and military spending

Globalisation and the restructuring of the MIC

Militarism and development

Security sector reform

Economics of conflict and war

Post-conflict reconstruction

Economics of the arms trade

Procurement and offsets

Arms races and alliances

Peace economics and peace science

Conversion and demilitarisation

Economics of terrorism

Offers of papers on related topics are also welcome.


Hotel information

Conference registration

1 April 2017   10 April 2017

Deadline for receipt of abstracts

1 May 2017

Decisions on acceptance

23 May 2017

Deadline for early registration

30 May 2017

Deadline for submission of full papers

15 June 2017

Deadline for regular registration

22-23 June 2017


Conference venue