Monday, February 2, 2015

APEBH 2015 Conference Draft Program Now Available

The 2015 Asia Pacific Economic and Business History (APEBH) Conference will be held at the University of New South Wales Canberra, Australia, on February 12-14. The conference is organized annually by the Economic History Society of Australia and New Zealand. The draft program has recently been posted on the APEBH meeting site. Session titles include
1: The Australian Wool and Wheat Industries
2: Disaster Recovery
3: Labour Supply
4: Recovering from Famine in the USSR and China
5: Demographic Change
6: Countries in Crisis
7: Asian Development Strategies
8: Australasian Economic History
9: Transformations of Manufacturing
10: Migration and Human Capital
11: South East Asian Economic History
12: Governments and Markets
The meeting's Noel Butlin Lecture will be given by Richard Steckel of the Department of Economics, Ohio State University.
    For registration and other information, please check the conference website.