Monday, January 23, 2012

CFP: State Resources and State Building in Europe

Université Paris-I Panthéon Sorbonne will host an interdisciplinary conference on "State Resources and State Building in Europe: Taxation and Debt, 13th-18th Century" in Paris on July 2-3, 2012. Paper presenters are invited to address three major issues in comparative perspective: 1) Tax vs. loan or tax and loan? 2) Political regimes and public funding; 3) Primary and secondary markets for public debt securities. Submissions and questions should be addressed to katia.beguin@univ-paris1.fr; the deadline is March 15, 2012.
   Potential presenters should read the conference's full call for papers.