Federal Reserve Call for Papers: Interdisciplinary conference on the economic future of kids and communities

May 24, 2016

Call for Papers

Strong Foundations: The Economic Futures of Kids and Communities

Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference March 23–24, 2017

Submissions for plenary, concurrent, and poster sessions that are consistent with one or more of the following key themes will be considered:

  • The Context for Child and Youth Development
  • The Role of Community Development and Key Partners
  • Implications for the Economy and Workforce

For a detailed list of questions and topic areas researchers are encouraged to consider, click here.

Abstracts (500-word limit) with optional attachments are due no later than August 19, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. Additional consideration will be given to submissions that include attachments of papers nearer completion. Research that has already been published or presented in another forum may be considered. Accepted papers will be due no later than March 3, 2017.