European Historical Economics Society Conference, 1 & 2 September 2023, Vienna University of Economics and Business

On behalf of the European Historical Economics Society and the local Organizing Committee (Wilfried Kisling and Andreas Resch) I am delighted to invite you to participate in the fifteenth EHES Conference. The conference will be held at Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna), Friday 1 to Saturday 2 September, 2023. 

We invite proposals for sessions and individual papers on any aspect of European and international economic history, across different periods of time and space.

To ensure a diverse number of participants, each participant may present only one paper. In the case of co-authorships, participants can attend more than one session, provided that the additional papers are presented by co-authors.

All submissions should be uploaded via the conference website between 15 January and 15 February 2023:

Program Committee:

Leigh Gardner (LSE), Clemens Jobst (University of Vienna), Alexander Klein (Kent), Markus Lampe (WU Vienna)


Proposals for papers must include an abstract of no more than 500 words, the institutional affiliation and email addresses of the authors, and the keywords for the period, country/region and topic.

Session proposals must include a brief statement of the session objectives and the abstracts (maximum 500 words each) of 3 to 5 papers.

Additional Information:

All submissions will be acknowledged upon receipt. Notices of acceptance will be sent to the corresponding authors by 1 April, 2023.

Before submitting your paper for the conference, please remember to renew your membership in the EHES ( Members receive discounted registration rates at the conference as well as copies of the EREH.

Gino Luzzatto Dissertation Competition:

The EHES is delighted to organise again the Gino Luzzatto Dissertation Competition. Applicable for application is everyone who defend(ed) their PhD thesis between July 2021 and June 2023. The Luzzatto Prize Committee will select three finalists that will be invited to present their work at the conference.

Applicants should submit a 10-page abstract or one paper/chapter from their dissertation to the attention of the Gino Luzzatto Prize Committee to the organizing secretariat, not later than 30 June 2023 to:

Best regards,

Markus Lampe


Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Welthandelsplatz 1, Buildings D4 and LC, 1020 Vienna, Austria (see here for information on our unique campus)

Questions may be addressed to: