We invite abstracts for a 30-minute presentation followed by a 10-minute discussion period.


Abstracts should be anonymous and no longer than two pages, including references and examples, with margins of at least 1 inch, Times New Roman  12, single-spaced. Submissions are limited to a maximum of one individual and one joint abstract per author.


Authors are requested to send an e-mail message to, with two copies of their abstract attached (in pdf format); one of them anonymous.


Please include the title of the paper, the author's name, affiliation and e-mail address in the body of the submission email. Subject should be "submission".


The deadline for submission is Saturday, January 31, 2009.

Notification of acceptance will be made by March 15, 2009.






There will also be a poster session, for which we invite papers of an empirically-driven nature or in a squib-like format when dealing with theoretical issues.


The same guidelines for submission apply.


Please, indicate clearly in your submission email whether your abstract should be considered for presentation or for the poster session.