At the APEC Study Centers Consortium conferences over the years, researchers have analysed and provide policy recommendations for a wide range of APEC issues. Previous topics include regional economic integration, strengthening food security, supply chain performance and sustainable development with equity. For more information and to read individual research papers, please refer to the conference proceedings below.

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2016 focused on the following priority areas:

  • Opportunities and challenges of Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP)
  • New issues in regional economic integration
  • Improving MSMEs’ capabilities
  • Human capital development
  • Human security

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2015 Proceedings includes research papers and analyses on the following APEC issues:

  • Enhancing regional economic integration
  • Fostering SMEs’ participation in the regional and global economy
  • Investing in human capital development
  • Building sustainable capital development

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2014 Proceedings includes research papers and analyses on the following APEC issues:

  • New trend of Asia-Pacific economic integration
  • Feasibility and pathways towards FTAAP
  • Comprehensive connectivity and infrastructure development
  • Innovative development, economic reform and growth

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2013 Proceedings includes research papers and analyses on the following APEC issues:

  • Attaining the Bogor Goals
  • Promoting connectivity
  • Sustainable development with equity.

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2012 Proceedings features key findings and policy recommendations on the following APEC topics:

  • Trade and investment liberalization, regional economic integration
  • Strengthening food security
  • Establishing reliable supply chains
  • Intensive cooperation to foster innovative growth.

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2011 Proceedings summarizes analyses and policy recommendations on the following APEC topics:

  • Green growth
  • Trade integration
  • Regulatory convergence.