10th World Congress of the Econometric Society
World Congress of the Econometric Society
The 10th World Congress of the Econometric Society will be held in Shanghai from August 17-21, 2010. It is hosted by Shanghai Jiao Tong University in cooperation with Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, Fudan University, China Europe International Business School and the Chinese Association of Quantitative Economics. The Congress is open to all economists, including those who are not now members of the Econometric Society.
Accounting History International Conference
Academy of Accounting Historians
The School of Accounting and Commercial Law, Victoria University of Wellington in conjunction with the Accounting History Special Interest Group of Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand announced that the Sixth Accounting History International Conference will be held on August 18-20, 2010, at the Holiday Inn Wellington in New Zealand. Apart from serving as an important feeder of papers to Accounting History, the conference is symbolic of the international focus of the journal.
14th Annual Conference of the European Business History Association
Centre for Business History in Scotland and the University of Glasgow
The Centre for Business History in Scotland and the University of Glasgow will host the 14th Annual Conference of the European Business History Association, which will be held in various committee rooms at the University of Glasgow, on August 26-28, 2010. The theme for the conference will be "Business Beyond the Firm".
Session Proposals for the 16th World Economic History Congress
Economic History Society of South Africa
The Economic History Society of Southern Africa and The Department of Economics, Stellenbosch University issued the First Call for Session Proposals for the World Economic History Society 2012. The deadline is September 1, 2010, and successful organisers will be notified thereafter. A Second Call for Session Proposals will be issued in October 2010.
The XVIth World Economic History Congress will be held in Stellenbosch, South Africa, from July 9-13, 2012.
Fifteenth Century Conference Call for Papers
University of Southampton
The University of Southampton is hosting the Fifteenth Century Conference 2010, which will be held at the University of Southampton, September 2-4, 2010. The sessions will reflect a particular focus on social and economic history (broadly conceived), and the theme of England’s wars 1399-1500.
46th Linz Conference
Internationale Tagung der Historikerinnen
The Internationale Tagung der Historikerinnen und Historiker der Arbeiter- und anderer sozialer Bewegungen announced that the Linz Conference will be held on September 9-12, 2010, at Bildungshaus Jägermayrhof, Römerstraße 98, A-4020 in Linz, Austria.
Rural History 2010
British Agricultural History Society
The Rural History 2010 conference will be held at the University of Sussex, from September 13-16, 2010.
Prof. Bruce Campbell of Queen’s University Belfast and Prof. Jules Pretty of the University of Essex will be plenary speakers at the conference. Prof. Campbell will speak on “Agriculture and national incomes in Europe, c.1300-1850” and Professor Pretty will speak on “Sustainability in agricultural and rural systems: recent history and future challenges.”
2010 Annual Meeting
Economic History Association
The Annual Meeting of the Economic History Association will be held at the Hotel Orrington in Evanston, IL, on Sept. 14-16, 2010, with the theme “Thinking Comparatively: Economic and Historical Perspectives on Places, Periods, and Institutions.”
For further information, check http://eh.net/eha/meetings/2010-meeting.
2nd International Conference on Auditing and Accounting History
Association of Accounting and Finance Academicians
The Balkans and Middle East Countries 2nd International Conference on Auditing and Accounting History (BMAC) will be held in Istanbul, Turkey, on September 15-18, 2010. The conference theme is Auditing and Culture in Accounting from Past to Present. The conference topics are: development of internal and external auditing in accounting in today’s education, literature and practice areas; and Accounting history.
Call for Papers
North American Labor History Conference
The North American Labor History Conference (NALHC) announced that its 32nd annual meeting will be held October 21-23, 2010, at the McGregor Conference Center of Wayne State University in Detroit. The North American Labor History Conference explores the working conditions and lives of the working class, the history of the labor movement, and the impact of the labor movement on society.
Call for Papers
The Business History newsletter is issuing a call for papers for a special issue on history and the economic crisis. The special issue of Business History will focus on the lessons that can be derived from historical analysis about the nature and timing of economic crises.
The deadline for receipt of proposals is on October 31, 2010. Proposals should be sent to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
33rd Annual Conference Call for Papers
Institute for Small Business & Entrepreneurship
The Institute for Small Business & Entrepreneurship announced that its 33rd Annual Conference with the theme "Looking to the Future: Economic and Social Regeneration through Entrepreneurial Activity", will be held at the Grand Connaught Rooms, London, on November 3-4, 2010.
Economic and Social Research Council
The Economic and Social Research Council announced that the ESRC Conference will be held on November 20, 2010, at the York Management School of the University of York with the theme “A New King of Property – An Old Perspective on Trade Marks.” The purpose of this conference is to try to throw a new light on trade marks by making what has now become a familiar, taken-for-granted member of the family of intellectual or industrial properties seem strange and unfamiliar once again.