The Commodity Markets Workshop is organized by the Norwegian Center for Commodity Markets, NMBU School of Economics and Business, and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management. Financial support is given by Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Molde University College, Specialized University in Logistics, the Finance Market Fund, and the National Research School in Business Economics and Administration.
The aim of the Commodity Markets Workshop will be to gather reseachers to present high-quality research in all areas of economics and finance related to commodity markets. The research may be theoretical, empirical, or policy-related. The workshop will place an emphasis on originality, quality, and clear presentation. The purpose of the workshop is also to stimulate international dialog among academics, phd students, industry participants, and policymakers with mutual interests in commodity markets. The mandate for the workshop is to present ongoing work within commodity economics and finance in a broad setting.
Based on an intitative taken by Betty Simkins, Oklahoma State University, Marcel Prokopczuk, Hannover University, and Sjur Westgaard, NTNU/NMBU, Elsevier is launching a new journal, The Journal of Commodity Markets. The journal will be presented by the publisher and the Editor-in-Chief at the workshop. Those who present papers at the workshop are encouraged to submit their papers to the JoCM after having presented and discussed the paper at the workshop.
Please find the invitation for the workshop and Call for Papers here.
More information about the workshop will be posted shortly.