Programme & Papers

W1A - Opening Lecture
August26, 202010:10 - 10:50

Rethinking development with Pandemic in mind.

Mr. Teimuraz Murghulia (The Former Vice Minister at Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, GE)


Moderator: Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, GE)



W1B - Financial Economics
August 26, 202012:30 - 13:30

What Hedging Tools Should Be Used to Cover Cyber risks?

Wissem Ajili Ben Youssef (ESLSCA Paris Business School, FR)


Evaluation of financial liberalization in Chile and Indonesia: A comparative study

Nawal Bouchentouf (TLEMCEN University,DZ)

Taieb Fettane (TLEMCEN University, DZ)


The Impact of Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanism on Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions

Julan Du (Chinese University of Hong Kong, HK)

Yifei Zhang (Beijing Normal University - Hong Kong Baptist University UnitedInternational College, HK)


Moderator: Yılmaz Kılıçaslan (Anadolu University, TR)



W1C - Topics in Economics
August 26, 202015:00 - 16:00

Impact of Trade with ASEAN on India’s Employment in Industrial Sector

Devasmita Jena (Madras School of Economics, IN)


Management solutions for smart logistics in smart cities

Dániel Orosz (University of Miskolc,HU)

Tamás Faludi (University of Miskolc,HU)


The challenges of Georgian pension reform

Shota Gulbani (Caucasus International University, GE)


Moderator: Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, GE)



W1D - Keynote Speech
August26, 202016:30 - 17:10

Three Types of Populism and the Dynamics which Give Rise to them

Ali Akarca University of Illinois at Chicago, USA


Moderator: Yılmaz Kılıçaslan (Anadolu University, TR)



T1A - Macroeconomics and International Economics
August 27, 202011:00 - 12:00

Inflation Dynamics in India: P-Star Approach

Nandini Sud (Panjab University, IN)


Manufacturing as an Engine of growth in India

Eva Thakur (Panjab University, IN)


Financing a Black Box

Felix Zhiyu Feng (University of Washington,US)


Moderator: Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, GE)



T1B - Topics in Economics
August 27, 202012:30 - 13:50

Social Sustainability of Public Debt in the Context of MENA Countries: Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, Tunisia, and Turkey

Wissem Ajili Ben Youssef (ESLSCA Paris Business School, FR)

Hassen Ayoub (Lebanese University,LB)


Economic Motivations of Global Players in the S. Caucasus

Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, Tbilisi State University, GE)


Impact of the COVID-19 crisis on tourism in MENA countries: A case study of Tunisia

Nadia Mansour (University of Sousse, TN)

Salha Ben Salem (University of Monastir, TN)


Moderator: Yılmaz Kılıçaslan (Anadolu University, TR)



T1C - Labor, Health and Demographics
August 27, 202015:00 - 16:00

Gender Wage Gap: Evidence from South Korea

Kyeongah Lee (Brandeis University, US)


More than One Red Herring’? Heterogeneous Effects of Ageing on Healthcare Utilisation

Cristina Vilaplana (Universiy of Murcia, ES)

Joan Costa-Font (London School of Economics, GB)


Moderator: Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, GE)



T1D - Keynote Speech
August 27, 202016:30 - 17:10

Covid-19 Pandemic's Effects and Challenges in Aviation Industry

Mr. Roman Bokeria (Director of Georgian Airways, GE)


Moderator: Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, GE)



T1E - Closing
August 27, 202017:10 - 17:15

Yılmaz Kılıçaslan (Anadolu University, TR)

Vakhtang Charaia (Georgian Aviation University, GE)