Call for Submissions:


In collaboration with the Vancouver School of Economics Undergraduate Society (VSEUS) and supported by the Vancouver School of Economics (VSE), the IONA Journal of Economics is pleased to announce that its Call for Submissions for Volume II to be published in Spring 2017 is now open to all current undergraduates.  

The journal is currently in its second year of production and aims to showcase outstanding student work on topical issues in the field of economics. Our publication offers students an opportunity to develop research, composition, and editorial skills through the publication process. By providing a venue for publication, the journal provides visibility to undergraduate research and establishes a dialogue between students of economics at various levels.

Call for Submissions 2016:  

Submit: All papers are to be emailed to in.doc format. Please indicate your name, Major, and year of study in the body of the email.  

Deadline: Friday, January 6th, 2017 11:59pm

Requirements: Please note the following three general guidelines for submissions:

  1. Papers must be at least 1,500 words.

  2. Papers must have received a grade no less than 80%.

  3. Papers must have a prominent economic focus.  

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We look forward to receiving your submissions and applications!


All the best,

Sophia Jit



Editorial Board

IONA Journal of Economics

University of British Columbia

Call for Applications:

IONA Exchange is now hiring online columnists to write, edit, and produce commentary on the political, economic, and social elements of today's major news topics. 

If you are interested in joining the team, please email with the following information in .pdf format:

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Writing Sample (min 750 words)

Or feel free to click the button below, which should take you to an online form for you to fill out. Submissions using this form will be automatically sent to for your convenience.