Over the years, researchers of the APEC Study Centers Consortium conferences have provided policy recommendations from the academic perspective for a wide range of issues.

The APEC Study Centers Consortium Conference 2017 Proceedings include research papers and analyses on the following APEC issues:

  • New Trends and Outlooks in the APEC region
  • Relevance and Dynamism for APEC in the new context
  • Promoting Resilience, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth among APEC members
  • Promoting Human Resources Development and Technological Innovation in the APEC region
  • The ways forward to deepen Regional Economic Integration
  • Development of APEC’s Labor Mobility Framework
  • Enhancing Capacity and Competitiveness of MSMEs

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.