Call for Papers – Canadian Network for Economic History Sessions at the 2013 CEA Meetings – May 30th-June 2nd in Montreal

The Canadian Network for Economic History invites anyone wishing to present a paper at a CNEH session at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Canadian Economics Association to submit an abstract by Friday, February 15, 2013. Abstracts of no more than 250 words must be submitted through the online registration form for paper presenters on the CEA website at: http://economics.ca/2013/en/submit.php Under the “Affiliation” section of the submission form, authors should select “Canadian Network for Economic History.” For more information please contact Frank Lewis at: lewisf@econ.queensu.ca

Call for Proposals for Canadian Junior Scholar Travel Award – 7th World Congress of Cliometrics

As a co-sponsor of the 7th World Congress of Cliometrics in Honolulu Hawaii, USA, June 18-21 2013, the Canadian Network for Economic History (CNEH) is pleased to announce a call for proposals for a Canadian Junior Scholar Travel Award. Consideration for this award is open to all pre-tenure scholars employed at a Canadian institution; doing research on a Canadian topic; and/or holding Canadian citizenship. The award will be used to help defray the winning applicant’s costs to travel to the 2013 World Congress. To be considered for this award applicants should clearly indicate their interest when they submit their proposal to the World Congress programme committee (information available at: http://cliometrics.org/conferences.htm). After being selected for inclusion on the programme, the CNEH Executive will consider all applicants before… Read More »Call for Proposals for Canadian Junior Scholar Travel Award – 7th World Congress of Cliometrics

Call for Papers – 7th World Congress of Cliometrics

The 7th World Congress of Cliometrics will be held in Honolulu, Hawai‘i, USA from June 18-21, 2013. The Congress will be hosted and supported by the University of Hawai‘i-Mānoa. All sessions will be held at the Imin Conference Center on the campus of the East-West Center (adjacent to the University of Hawai‘i-Mānoa campus). All are invited to attend. Conference information is available on the 7th World Conference on Cliometrics website.

Programme for CNEH 2012 Posted

The conference programme is now complete. Please book your travel, accommodation and register for the conference as soon as possible. The registration deadline is August 1. Please complete the Registration Form. Conference information is available on the CNEH 2012 Conference page.

CHEH Talks at the 2012 Canadian Economics Association (CEA)

The Canadian Network for Economic History (CNEH) is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring two sessions on Saturday 9th of June at the 46th Meetings of the Canadian Economics Association (CEA) at the University of Calgary, Alberta. The CNEH wishes to extend an invitation to all those at this year’s CEA to come to the CNEH sessions. Session CNEH I is titled Trade, Transport, Manufacturing and Wealth During the Golden Age of Globalization. Session CNEH II is titled The Role of Government in Economic History. Further details are available on the CNEH at the CEA page.

2012 CNEH Conference: Call for Papers

Proposed Papers Deadline: 1 June 2012 Conference Date: Friday, 26 October – Sunday, 28 October 2012Location: Banff, AlbertaTheme: Getting the Institutions Right: Property Rights and Long Run GrowthKeynote Speaker: Lee Alston (University of Colorado at Boulder)Mary MacKinnon Memorial Lecture: Latika Chaudhary (Scripps College) The Canadian Network for Economic History invites proposals for its October 26-28, 2012 conference at the Banff Centre in Banff Alberta. Papers will be considered on all topics, with some preference given to those relating to the theme, “Getting the Institutions Right: Property Rights and Long Run Growth”. The CNEH is very pleased to announce that Lee Alston (University of Colorado at Boulder) has agreed to give the keynote address at the conference, and Latika Chaudhary (Scripps College) will be giving the inaugural Mary… Read More »2012 CNEH Conference: Call for Papers

Second Call for Papers: 2012 Word Economic History Congress

Date: 9 -13 July 2012Location: Stellenbosch, South Africa The International Economic History Association (IEHA) will hold its sixteenth World Economic History Congress in Stellenbosch, South Africa in July 2012. More information on WEHC 2012 is available on the Congress website: www.wehc2012.org

Alan G. Green Memorial Fund for Economic History at Queen’s

Alan Green died on November 3 2010, in Kingston, Ontario, at the age of 78. In his memory, and on behalf of Alan’s family, friends, colleagues and students, the Department of Economics at Queen’s University has established the Alan G. Green Memorial Fund to support research and teaching in economic history. More information …

Website Updates

Information on participants and papers presented have been updated for the last three CNEH/RCHE conferences. These can now be browsed at the Papers Presented or accessed from the Past Conferences page.