Friday, April 10, 2015

WEHC Kyoto: Parallel Session Schedule Listed

The schedule of parallel sessions for the 2015 World Economic History Congress (WEHC) in Kyoto has now been posted. The nearly 200 sessions are listed according to their time slot and with the organizers' names. Later this month, the WEHC will post paper titles.
    Speakers at the plenary sessions are:
R. Bin Wong (University of California, Los Angeles)
Pranab Bardhan (University of California, Berkeley)
Abhijit Banerjee (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Nicholas Crafts (University of Warwick)
Avner Greif (Stanford University)
    Many more details about the meeting can be found on the Congress website. Please note that on-line registration closes on June 30, 2015.