William J. Collins, "Looking Forward: Positive and Normative Views of Economic History"
Kris James Mitchener, "The 4D Future of Economic History: Digitally-Driven Data Design"
Ran Abramitzky, "Economics and the Modern Economic Historian"
Naomi Lamoreaux, "The Future of Economic History Must Be Interdisciplinary"
Wednesday, January 13, 2016
The December 2015 issue of the Journal of Economic History has a special essay section on "The Future of Economic History," all of which is currently freely available. The section is a result of a session at the 2015 Economic History Association meeting, celebrating the organization's 75th anniversary. The essays are: