Welcome to the Chinese Economic Association

The Chinese Economic Association (CEA, UK/Europe) is an independent, not-for-profit research association of scholars, researchers, students and business executives concerned with China's economic development. Its objectives are to advance the knowledge of the general public about economic development in China, and to promote and publish research on the Chinese economy.

Activities of the Association include the publication of a quarterly newsletter and occasional discussion papers, and the holding of an annual conference, seminars and workshops. CEA (UK/Europe) encourages research activity and scholarly exchanges between Britain, other European countries and China.


CEA (UK/Europe) Conference 2023

Upcoming Conferences in Germany

The 15th CEA (Europe) and 34th CEA (UK) 2023 Annual Conference, "Sustainable Development in a Changing Era: China and the World", will take place on the 14th - 16th July 2023, at the University of Göttingen, Germany.

Call for Papers! Sustainable Development in a Changing Era: China and the World

For more information, please visit our Conference Information Page.

Upcoming Conferences in China

The 2023 Chinese Economic Association (CEA) Conference, “Digital Transformation: Openness, Innovation and Sustainable Development”, will take place on the 1st July 2023, at Xiamen University, China.

Call for Papers! Digital Transformation: Openness, Innovation and Sustainable Development

For more information, please visit our Conference Information Page.


Special Issue Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS: The Impact of Fintech and Climate Change on Agricultural Finance and Investment


International Workshop

CALL FOR PAPERS: 1st International Workshop on the Chinese Development Model


Energy, Environment and Green Finance for Sustainable Development

15th October 2020

Peking University HSBC Business School (PHBS), Chinese Economics Association (UK) CEA (UK), at the UK Campus of PHBS, Oxfordshire OX1 5HR (Online).

Particularly, the latest research papers related to the theme are invited for presenting to the conference with an opportunity of submitting the papers to the special issue of JCEBS.

Workshop submission (Extended Abstract or Full Paper) shall be made by 15th September 2020.

Call for Papers and Participants.


Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies

The Journal of Chinese Economic & Business Studies is peer-reviewed and publishes current and relevant findings from cutting-edge research in Chinese economic, business and related issues.

More about JCEBS

International Journal of Emerging Markets

Front cover of IJOEM

Special Issue:
"Knowledge Management in Emerging Economies"


Read more about IJOEM.