LiWoSA International Conference

Living Longer, Working Smarter, Ageing Well

Budapest and Székesfehérvár, Hungary, May 18-19, 2020

Venue and local attractions

Living Longer, Working Smarter, Ageing Well Conference is hosted by Corvinus University of Budapest, the Hungarian headquarter of business and economics education.

Budapest, the Hungarian capital has a wonderful variety of architecture and historical monuments, parks and nature. The city has a vivid cultural life with parks, museums filled with treasures, pleasure boats sailing up and down the Danube and Turkish-era thermal baths. With the Buda Hills to the west and the start of the Great Plain to the east, Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Central Europe.

Call for papers on the following topics:

Mortality, Ageing, Retirement, Pension, Labour market, Well-being

Keynote speakers:

Ronald Richman (FIA FASSA CERA, Associate Director, R&D & Special Projects, South-Africa)

Arkadiusz Wiśniowski (PhD in Economic Sciences, Senior Lecturer in Social Statistics at the Social Statistics Department, School of Social Sciences, University of Manchester, associate of the ESRC Research Centre for Population Change, UK)

Jolanta Perek-Białas (Associate Professor, Institute of Sociology and Center of Evaluation and Public Policy, Jagiellonian University in Cracow and Warsaw School of Economics, Poland)

Important dates:

Abstract submission (max 1000 char):                                          March 1, 2020

Notification of Abstract Acceptance:                                            March 15, 2020

Submission of Full-Length Papers (max 5 pages)                           April 15, 2020

Extended version of appr. 10 best papers will be published in Köz-Gazdaság, Review of Economic Theory and Practice, the scientific booklet of Faculty of Economics in Corvinus University (special issue is scheduled for publication in June 2020 (Vol. 15 No. 2).)


Further information on Conference Web Page:  

The conference participants do not pay registration fee, conference is supported by the European Union and Hungary and co-financed by the European Social Fund through the project EFOP-3.6.2-16-2017-00017, titled “Sustainable, intelligent, and inclusive regional and city models”.

Social event will be organized for participants on Monday (May 18) evening.

Programme committee:

Conference-chair: Prof. Dr. Erzsébet Kovács

Prof. Dr. Éva Berde

Dr. Ilona Cserháti

Dr. Tibor Keresztély Dr. Tibor Takács