Monday, December 26, 2011

CFP: Cliometric Society Meeting, 2012

The annual Cliometric Society conference in 2012 will be held on the weekend of Friday, May 18 through Sunday, May 20 at Westward Look, Tucson, Arizona, and hosted by the University of Arizona and the National Science Foundation.
   The conference is designed to provide extensive discussion of new and innovative research in economic history. The papers selected for presentation and discussion are sent out to all conference participants in advance. All participants are required to read all papers and to attend the entire conference. At least one author must be a member of the Cliometric Society. For membership information contact Michael Haupert.
   The deadline to submit a paper proposal or a request to attend the conference is January 18,  2012. Interdisciplinary proposals and participants are strongly encouraged. Those wishing to present a paper should provide an abstract and a 3-5 page summary of the proposed paper. In choosing papers and participants, the host committee will assign priority to those who have not attended recently or who have never attended. Please see the full call for papers on the Cliometric Society website for additional information.
   Applicants are strongly urged to submit their materials via the web at the following site: Proposals may also be e-mailed to or via snail mail to Cliometrics Conference Administrator, University of Hawaii Economic Research Organization, 2424 Maile Way, Rm 540, Honolulu, HI, 96822 USA (e-mail: or faxed in care of Shih-Ling Chang at 808-956-4347.