*Call for Papers*

*11th Chemnitz East Forum
"Corporate Governance in Central and Eastern Europe"
11 -- 13 September 2013*

The Chemnitz East Forum provides a platform for researchers studying 
management and
organizational processes in transformational contexts of Central and 
East European (CEE)
countries. The 11th Eastforum Chemnitz will particularly address the 
issue of corporate

We would like to invite research papers exploring different aspects of 
corporate governance with
respect to CEE countries. We welcome theory-based empirical studies, 
grounded in any
methodological tradition (qualitative as well as quantitative), 
conceptual contributions or papers
dealing with methodological issues or questions.

Papers may deal with (but are not limited to) the following topics:
- Corporate governance models and practices in CEE countries
- Transfer of governance models from West and East and vice versa
- Corporate governance and industrial relations in the CEE context
- Ownership and control of CEE companies
- CEE companies: democracies or oligarchies?
- Democratic vs. oligarchic organizational cultures
- Specific contexts of corporate governance in CEE countries (f.e. 
governance of family
business, public and non profit organizations, cooperatives)
- Top Management Teams and Business Elites in post-transformational 
- Women on top management teams and boards of CEE companies
Please note that there will be a special stream "GLOBE research in CEE 
countries: national
culture, leadership and future leaders".

We particularly encourage young researchers and PhD students to submit 
their papers. Selected
papers submitted to the conference will be invited for publication in a 
special issue of the *Journal for East European Management Studies (JEEMS)*.

The conference fee is 150 Euro. As far as possible, participants from 
East European countries will
have the conference fee refunded.

Please send an extended abstract (up to 1,500 words) (in doc or pdf) via 
email to:
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author(s) name(s), title and position, institution as well as e-mail 
address. Submissions must be received by *30 April 2013*. Authors will 
be notified of acceptance by 31 May 2013. In case of acceptance, authors 
will be asked to submit a full paper by 31 July 2013.

For further information please visit the conference homepage at

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