Welcome to the official website of the 2016 5th International Conference on Economics and Finance Research – ICEFR 2016 will be held during April 11-12, 2016 in Osaka, Japan. ICEFR 2011-2015 have been held in Singapore, Chennai, Macau, Seoul, and Kyoto respectively by IEDRC.

ICEFR 2016, is to bring together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Economics and Finance Research to a common forum.

The primary goal of the conference is to promote research and developmental activities in Economics and Finance Research. Another goal is to promote scientific information interchange between researchers, developers, engineers, students, and practitioners working all around the world. The conference will be held every year to make it an ideal platform for people to share views and experiences in Economics and Finance Research and related areas.

Paper publication

All papers for the ICEFR 2016 will be published in the following journal:

International Journal of Trade, Economics and Finance-IJTEF

ISSN: 2010-023X; Frequency: Bimonthly; DOI: 10.7763/IJTEF

Abstracting/ Indexing: Engineering & Technology Digital Library, ProQuest, Crossref, Electronic Journals Library,DOAJ and Ulrich's Periodicals Directory


One Best Paper will be selected from each oral session. The Certificate will be awarded in the Welcome Banquet on April 12, 2016.

Please submit your papers by Electronic Submission System; ( .pdf) before January 15, 2016.

For any inquiry about the submission and conference, please feel free to contact us at: icefr@iedrc.org.

Technical Committee

Prof. Chia-Lin Chang Prof. Hong-Ghi Min Prof. Michael McAleer Prof. Shinto Teramoto Prof. Takuzo Osugi
Prof. Devrim Yaman Prof. Onur Arugaslan Prof. Piriya Pholphirul Prof. Pungpond Rukumnuaykit Prof. Hsiao Ping Peng
Prof. Wen-Shuenn Deng Prof. Ming Chung Chang Prof. Young K. Park Prof. Pekka Valkama Prof. Sharifah Zarina Syed Zakaria
Dr. Marhanum Che Mohd Salleh Prof. H. Noradiva