in collaboration with






  1. Globalization – a phenomenon of developing international relations;
  2. The international dimension of the Romanian economy;
  3. Romania’s foreign trade and its development;
  4. Finance, accounting, banks, money, within the context of economic globalization;
  5. Business administration, management, marketing, in a globalized world;
  6. Informatics, computerization, database management – a pillar of economic activity;
  7. Euroscepticism, anti-globalization, populism.

Have the great pleasure to invite you to participate to the International Scientific Conference, ECOTREND 2019, XVIth edition, with the theme:

Perspectives of the Romanian economy development under the circumstances of economic globalization

Which will be held in Târgu- Jiu, in November, 08-09, 2019. The conference presentations will be held in the Faculty of Economics, Tineretului Street, no 4. We will be looking forward to your confirmation if you wish to participate in our conference.


Programme ECOTREND 2019

Important dates

21 st of October 2019
Papers submission deadline
(short papers)
28th of October 2019
Confirmation of acceptance of conference papers (short papers)
31st of October 2019
Payment of the registration fee


Participants are expected to submit papers (research papers, review papers, research notes, Ph.D. research in progress, case studies and essays) which have not been publicly presented or published before. All accepted papers will be presented at the conference. The full papers presented at the conference will be published in the 2019 ECOTREND Conference Proceedings.


  • Paper A4—top: 2,5cm, boton: 2,5cm, left: 3cm, right: 2,5cm;
  • PAPER TITLE (Times New Roman, 14 pt, Bold, Alignment center);
    A white line.
  • AUTHOR (S) (Times New Roman, 14 pt, Bold, Alignment center), followed by scientific title and institution (italics).
    Two white lines.
  • ABSTRACT (Times New Roman, 10 pt, Justify) not more than 200 words. Write “ABSTRACT” “ followed by the presentation of in the text English.
    A white line.
  • KEYWORDS (Times New Roman, 10pt, Justify), a maximum of 5 words.


Chapters (Times New Roman, 14 pt, Bold, Alignment left). A white line.
Subchapter (Times New Roman, 12 pt, Bold, Alignment left). A white line.
Text paper will be written with Times New Roman characters, 12 pt, 1 line, Alignment Justify.
Equations, formulas and symbols will be written to the left of the page. They will be numbered consecutively. Use International System of Arabic numbers. Leave a white line before and after each equation.
Photographs, drawings and tables will be numbered consecutively and centered on the page. They will be separated from text by a white line.
Conclusions will reflect the opinions of the authors on the problems and results presented. Two white lines.
BIBLIOGRAPHY (Times New Roman, 12 pt, left Alignment) name, initial of first name, title, publisher, year.
References will be numbered in order according to text entered in the bibliography.

Papers must have an number of pages (a maximum of 2- 4 pages) and will be written in English.
Paper presentation may be made either in English or in Romanian language.
All accepted papers will be published in a conference volume with ISSN, only if the conference fee is paid in time.
An extensive version of the papers presented during the conference will be published in the Annals of ”Constantin Brâncuşi” University. Economy Series, journal indexed in international databases.
Please send the paper/s to e-mail or via contact form down below:

  • 50 Euro/one paper and 75 Euro/two papers (or the equivalent amount in lei at an exchange rate established by National Bank of Romania for day of the payment);
  • It covers paper publication in the conference volume, registration, a complete set of the conference materials, lunch and gala dinner.

The fees above are to be paid as follows:
– in LEI: into the account of ,,Constantin Brâncuşi” University of Târgu -Jiu,
IBAN: RO56TREZ33620F330500XXXX,
Fiscal Code: 45.97.441, Târgu Jiu Treasury;
– in EURO: into the account of ,,Constantin Brâncuşi” University of Târgu-Jiu,
IBAN: RO47RNCB0149042108440003, BCR
Târgu Jiu, Fiscal Code: 45.97.441,
Important: Please write on payment order: ECOTREND 2019 – full name of participant.



Prof. Adrian GORUN Ph.D – ,,Constantin Brancusi” University of Târgu Jiu, Romania;
Prof. Alexandru STRATAN Ph.D – Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Institute of National Economy Researches;
Dr. Alenka KAVKLER – University of Maribor, Slovenia;
Prof. Ali BAYAR – Free University of Brussels (Department of Applied
Economics), Belgium;
Prof. Andre FAINA Ph.D – University of Coruña, Spain;
Prof. Constantin POPESCU Ph.D – Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania;
Prof. Constantin ANGHELACHE PhD – Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
Prof. Cornel IONESCU Ph.D – Romanian Academy;
Prof. Cristi SPULBĂR Ph.D – University of Craiova, Romania;
Assoc. Prof. Daniela ANDRÉN Ph.D – Swedish Business School at Örebro University, Sweden;
Prof. Diana Mihaela ȚÎRCĂ Ph.D – ,,Constantin Brancusi” University of Târgu Jiu, Romania;
Prof. Dumitru MIRON Ph.D – Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest,
Prof. Emilian M. DOBRESCU Ph.D. – Romanian Academy;
Prof. Francesco PASTORE – Univeristatea Seconda din Napoli, Italy;
Prof. Gheorghe RUXANDA Ph.D – Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania;
Prof. Gheorghe ZAMAN Ph.D – correspondent member of Romanian Academy, Romania;


Prof. Greg RICHARDS Ph.D – Tilburg University Holland;
Prof. Ilie ROTARIU Ph.D – ,,Lucian Blaga” University of Sibiu, Romania;
Prof. Ion GHIZDEANU Ph.D – National Commission of Prognosis and
Research Professor Romanian Academy;
Prof. Isabel Novo CORTI Ph.D – University of Coruña, Spain;
Assoc. Prof. Jean ANDREI Ph.D – Petroleum-Gas University of Ploieşti, Romania
Prof. Marian ZAHARIA Ph.D – Petroleum-Gas University of Ploieşti, Romania;
Assoc. Prof. Mihaela Cristina DRĂGOI Ph.D –The
Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania;
Prof. Nela Filimon COSTIN Ph.D – University of Girona, Spain;
Raluca IORGULESCU Ph.D – Romanian Academy;
Rodica Manuela GOGONEA Ph.D – Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania;
Prof. Sorin BRICIU Ph.D – ,,1 Decembrie 1918″ University of Alba Iulia,
Prof. Sorin SOLOMON – Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel;
Prof. Steliana SANDU Ph.D – Romanian Academy, Institute of National Economy, Romania;
Assoc. Prof. Vasile LUPULESCU, Ph.D – ,,Constantin Brancusi”
University of Târgu Jiu, Romania;
Prof. Walter Leal FILHO Ph.D, Ph.D. h.c. – Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany.


 President: Dorel Dumitru Chirițescu
 Secretary: Loredana Ciurlău
 Members: Adina Claudia Neamțu, Ana-Gabriela Babucea, Aniela Bălăcescu, Bogdan Paul Zamfir, Carina Elena Stegăroiu, Cecilia Irina Răbonțu, Cecilia Elena Văduva, Claudia Mungiu Pupăzan, Constanța Enea, Cornelia Tomescu Dumitrescu, Daniela Emanuela Dănăcică, Doru Cîrnu, Gabriela Buşan, Gabriela Dobrotă, Gabriel Gheorghe Sanda, Genu Alexandru Căruntu, Gheorghe Holt, Irina Elena Chirtoc, Ionuţ Aurelian Ceauşescu, Liviu Neamțu, Loredana Mihaela Ecobici, Lorena Popescu Duduială, Lucia Paliu-Popa, Lucian Ion Medar, Marcel Laurențiu Romanescu, Maria Felicia Chirculescu, Maria Mirabela Florea Ianc, Maria Vasilescu, Maria Văduva, Marian Vintilescu, Nicolae Ecobici, Otilia Minodora Simion, Vasile Nicolae Popeangă, Vasile Cumpănașu.


    Contact info

    Lecturer Ph.D. Ciurlău Loredana,
    Faculty of Economics,
    Address: Tineretului street, no . 4, Târgu-Jiu, Gorj, Romania
    Email: ecotrend2019fse@gmail.com
    Phone: +40-253-211062
    +40-767 585 178
    Fax: +40-253-213012