Call for Papers Geopolitical Report Vol.1/2019 “Belt and Road Initiative: Security Issues, Investment Opportunities and Geopolitics”

We are looking for contributions for Geopolitical Report Vol. 1/2019 “Belt and Road Initiative: security issues, investment opportunities and geopolitics”, a publication which will focus the attention on the current political, economic, socio-cultural dynamics and future challenges of the Belt and Road Initiative.

Academics of any educational and professional level (MA, PhD, Post-Doc and beyond), journalists, analysts and experts from different sectors are invited to submit papers on any aspect of historical, political, economic, security and cultural dynamics of the Belt and Road Initiative including but not limited to:

  • International relations between China and the countries interested in the Belt and Road Initiative
  • Terrorism and security problems as a threat to the success of the Belt and Road Initiative
  • Developments in the regional energy market
  • Ethnic minorities and ethnic conflicts
  • The “New Great Game” and the Belt and Road Initiative
  • Italy, China and the New Silk Road
  • Investment opportunities and economic problems of the Belt and Road Initiative

Contact our organisation indicating the topic of your paper and send your contribution to info@asrie.org by 28 February 2019. Please, respect the following guidelines and the format of the text reported by our organisation.

These are the general guidelines of the document you should send us. Each paper should have:

A Title, author(s), a brief biography in Italian and/or English of the author and possible affiliations, abstract in English and/or Italian (200/300 words), 5-6 keywords. Text in English OR Italian (according to the author’s will). References APA Style.

FORMAT

Times New Roman 14, justify first line indent 0.6, line spacing 1.5, 3,000-5,000 words. Title: Times New Roman 14 bold, Paragraphs’ titles: Times New Roman 14 bold and italic

FOOTNOTES

Times New Roman 10, justify, only for quotes and essential data.

BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES

(APA Citation Style) – At the end of each essay. Please follow the instructions below.

BOOK: Author, A.A.. (Year of Publication). Title of work. Publisher City, State: Publisher.
NEWSPAPER: Author, A.A.. (Year, Month Date of Publication). Article title. Magazine Title, pp.
JOURNAL ARTICLE: Author, A.A.. (Publication Year). Article title. Periodical Title, Volume(Issue), pp.-pp.
WEBSITE: Author, A.A.. (Year, Month Date of Publication). Article title. Retrieved from URL. (accessed: dd/mm/yyyy)