This year's edition of the ABCDE will take place in Cape Town (South Africa) on 9-11 June 2008. Under the overarching theme of 'People, Politics & Globalization', it will focus on three broad themes:
Globalization, Investment and Growth
Human Development for Equitable Growth
The Political Economy of Shared Growth
Register on-line . Deadline is May 18, 2008
ABCDE support grant  for participants from developing countries. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2008.