[UEH-CELG] - Call for papers - The International conference on Economics, Law and Government ELG 2024

The College of Economics, Law and Government (CELG) at the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, would like to invite you to participate in the International Conference of Economics, Law and Government (ELG 2024).

Scheduled to be held at the University of Economics Ho Chi Minh City, the ELG 2024 Conference aims to be a significant platform for interdisciplinary dialogue and academic exchange. This year, our focal topic revolves around the critical theme of "Approaches to Twin Transition: Digitalization and Climate Change in Developing Countries”.

As we are going through an era marked by significant global transformations, the intersection of digitalization and climate change presents multiple challenges and opportunities, particularly for developing nations. Through this conference, we aim to foster insightful discussions, exchange innovative ideas, and cultivate collaborative networks that contribute to addressing these pressing issues.

We believe that your participation will enrich the discussions and enhance the collective understanding of the complex dynamics surrounding digitalization and climate change in developing countries.

Key details of ELG 2024 Conference:

Conference dates: July 30th – July 31st, 2024

LocationCampus B, 279 Nguyen Tri Phuong Street, Ward 5, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Important Dates:

  •  Long Abstract Submission Deadline: June 06, 2024
  • Notification of Acceptance: July 01, 2024
  • Full Paper Submission Deadline: July 10, 2024
  • Conference Dates: July 30-31, 2024

Conference Themes:

We invite the submission of original research papers and policy papers that offer insights into the economic, legal, and government aspects of the twin transitions. We welcome papers on any economic, law, government and social issues including, but not limited to, the following topics:

Economics and Public Finance:

  • Future of Work
  • Platform and sharing Economy
  • Digital Transformation
  • E-commerce, Fintech and Digital Currencies
  • Circular Economy in Digital Age
  • Climate Finance and Economics of Adaptation
  • Carbon Pricing
  • Renewable Energy Economics
  • Green Jobs and Economic Growth


  • Data Privacy and Protection; Digital Identity and Authentication
  • Cybersecurity Laws; Digital Dispute Resolution
  • Digital Rights and Freedoms; Open Data and Transparency Laws
  • E-Commerce Regulations
  • Intellectual Property Laws in the Digital Age
  • International Climate Agreement
  • Regulation of Renewable energy

Public Governance and Public Finance:

  • E-government and Digital Transformation in Public Administration
  • Government Analytics
  • Government Innovation Labs
  • Climate Finance Governance
  • Climate Responsive Budgeting
  • Just Transition Policies

Social Sciences:

  • Climate justice
  • Political Ecology
  • Digital ethics
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Digital citizenship and Digital Anthropology
  • Surveillance Society
  • Digital Inclusion and Accessibility

Keynote speakers:

  • Professor Thomas Sterner (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)
  • Professor Almas Heshmati ( the Jönköping University, Sweden)
  • Professor Niloufer Selvadurai (Macquarie University, Australia)

Submission Guidelines:

Submissions are open via link by two stages, long abstract and full paper. Interested researchers are encouraged to submit unpublished working papers or early drafts. For co-authored work, please specify who will be the presenting author. Submissions will be evaluated by the scientific committee for acceptance into the conference program.


For registration, please visit the Conference website at:

http://conference.ueh.edu.vn/conference/elg-2024 or https://elg.ueh.edu.vn

We encourage you to submit your research papers that align with the conference theme. Additionally, there will be ample opportunities for networking, collaboration, and engagement with fellow scholars and experts from around the world. Attached to this letter, please find the official Call for Papers and further details regarding submission guidelines and conference registration.

Should you require any further information or assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us at elg@ueh.edu.vn or celg@ueh.edu.vn.