The Asia-Pacific Industrial Organization Society connects Industrial Economics researchers in the Asia-Pacific region.




APIOC 2024 will be held in Seoul, December 13 – 15. A call for papers will be sent in July 2024, with a submission deadline in September 2024. 


Message from the APIOC 2024 Chair

Professor Frank Verboven

The APIOC was established in 2016 to foster IO research and build the IO community of scholars in the Asia Pacific region and beyond. This year the conference will be held in Seoul, hosted by Sogang University.

I am honored to serve as the Program Chair, working with an excellent team of local organizers. I hope you will participate by submitting your papers, and I look forward to welcoming you in person at the conference.

Frank Verboven
Program Chair
KU Leuven

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APIOS Executive Board

APIOS Executive Board 2024

David Byrne – The University of Melbourne

Luis Cabral – New York University

Yeon-Koo Che – Columbia University

Yongmin Chen – University of Colorado Boulder

Jay Pil Choi – Michigan State University

Nicolas de Roos – University of Sydney

Simona Fabrizi – The University of Auckland

Kohei Kawaguchi – Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Simon Loertscher – The University of Melbourne

Leslie M. Marx – Duke University

Hodaka Morita – Hitotsubashi University

Hiroshi Ohashi – The University of Tokyo

Julian Wright – National University of Singapore



Please contact if you have any queries.