Call for Papers of International Trade, Politics and Development (ITPD)

Call for Paper from ITPD


You are invited to submit a paper for possible inclusion of International Trade, Politics and Development (ITPD). ITPD is an OPEN ACCESS journal that seeks articles from any jurisdiction on the broad theme of international trade and politics. The ultimate goal of ITPD is to explore ways of improving our understanding on the interactions among enterprises, industries and political institutions in cross-border trade and business and governance structure. Our primary research focus lies in but is not limited to:

  • International trade and cross border business
  • International politics and regional governance
  • Interdisciplinary research between international trade and politics
  • Cross-border e-commerce
  • Interactions between international trade and regional development
  • Climate change and sustainable actions
  • Foreign direct investment
  • Trades in services
  • International politics and trade disputes (e.g. trade war)
  • Globalization, deglobalization, localization, and regionalization
  • International marketing
  • International finance and investment
  • Free Trade Agreements 
  • International business management
  • International finance and investment
  • International Environment, Society and Governance (IESG)
  • International human resources development
  • Case studies in international trade, politics and development


How to Submit

Please submit your papers directly via the journal’s ScholarOne website via


Author fees No APC

All costs associated with publishing an Open Access article in the journal are funded by the School of International Commerce, Finance and Investment, College of Politics and Economics, Kyung Hee University.



All articles in ITPD are published Open Access under a CC BY 4.0 license.



We provide honorarium to invited authors by advisory board when their articles are reviewed and accepted via our double blinded review policy.



Hag-Min Kim, Ph.D.

Professor of International Business and Trade, Kyung Hee University, South Korea

[email protected]


Associate Editor

Min-hyung Kim

Political Science and International Relations, Kyung Hee University, South Korea

[email protected]


Editorial Advisory Board

  • Umut Aydin, Pontificia Universidad Catoloca de Chile, Chile
  • Xun Cao, Penn State University, USA
  • James A. Caporaso, University of Washington, USA
  • Hyoung-kyu Chey, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Japan
  • Young Sik Cho, College of Business Jackson State University, USA
  • Jinwoo Choi, Hanyang University, South Korea
  • Yongjun Choi, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
  • Jongpil Chung, Kyung-Hee University, South Korea
  • Yongkyun Chung, Kangwon National University, South Korea
  • Stergios B. Fotopoulos, Washington State University, USA
  • Hong-Youl Ha, Dongguk University, South Korea
  • Adrienne Héritier, European University Institute, Italy
  • Wonjae Hwang, The University of Tennessee, USA
  • Yun-Seop Hwang, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
  • Sangwhi Lee, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
  • Yeonho Lee, Yonsei University, South Korea
  • Hail Park, Kyung Hee University, South Korea
  • Aseem Prakash, University of Washington, USA
  • Jaewhak Rho, Hansung University, South Korea
  • Min Ye, Coastal Carolina University, USA
  • Zhongxiu Zhao, University of International Business and Economics, China



Yea-rim Lee, Ph.D. ([email protected] , [email protected],)
International Business and Trade, Kyung Hee University