Submissions / Tracks

Track Descriptions

IEEDC 2017 features the following 9 Research tracks:

  • The nature of Gen Z, including its stereotypes, spatial dynamics and their gendered effects
  • The changing configuration of state-market-civil society relations, including diverse forms of governance, regulation, resistance, and social welfare
  • Different forms and disruptive influences of Gen Z including global civil society, social movements, migration, and climate change
  • Global value chains and production networks, industrial clusters and other organizational forms with new implications for economic, social, and environmental upgrading in the new era of Gen Z
  • How socio-economic institutions and global political economy shapes, and is shaped by Gen Z
  • Industrial structure, nature of competition and performance within and across national/regional economies in the new era of Gen Z
  • Strategic implications for the informal sector in the digital era of Gen Z
  • Gen Z and the implications for HR, marketing and brand positioning
  • The forms, processes and consequences of financialization in the new era of Gen Z