Friday, December 15, 2017

CFP: Asian Historical Economics Conference

The Sixth Asian Historical Economics Conference (AHEC 2018) will be hosted by the Asia Global Institute and the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Hong Kong, in collaboration with the Asian Historical Economics Society, on September 21-22, 2018. The two-day conference will be held at Le Méridien Hotel in Hong Kong.
     This meeting follows earlier conferences of the Asian Historical Economics Society in Venice (2008), Beijing (2010), Tokyo (2012), Istanbul (2014), and Seoul (2016). The conference aims to bring together researchers working on the economic history of all regions of Asia, as well as those comparing Asia with other regions. AHEC 2018 invites papers exploring various aspects of economic history. Participants in the AHEC are generally limited to holders of a Ph.D. and those currently in a doctoral program.
     Interested scholars should submit an abstract (max. 1-page) together with paper(s) or session proposal(s) via the submission form linked from the meeting website no later than March 15, 2018.
     Please visit the conference website ​for additional information. Questions may be directed to AHEC2018@hku.hk.