European Historical Economics Society Conference, 17 & 18 June 2022, Groningen, The Netherlands

On behalf of the European Historical Economics Society and the local Organizing Committee (Jutta Bolt, Giampaolo Lecce, and Mikolaj Malinowski) I am delighted to invite you to participate in the fourteenth EHES Conference at the University of Groningen, Friday – Saturday, 17 – 18 June 2022. We hope that many of you will be able to present and discuss the broad range of topics that we study in economic history.

professor Herman de Jong
(The conference will be held in person unless restrictions for Covid-19 are imposed)

We are very pleased to announce that the keynote speaker will be Branko Milanovic, Presidential Professor at the Graduate Center of City University of New York and the Honorary Maddison Chair at RUG.

The keynote speech’s title is “Global inequality changes at the time of the pandemic and geopolitical shifts: a preliminary view“.

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Gino Luzzatto Dissertation Competition

To apply for the Gino Luzzatto Dissertation Competition, please send a copy of a 10-page abstract or of one paper/chapter from the dissertation to the attention of the Gino Luzzatto Prize Committee to the organizing secretariat, email by March 31, 2022.

Important Dates

  • Deadline for abstract submission: January 10, 2022
  • Deadline for session submission: January 10, 2022
  • Notification of acceptance: February 15, 2022
  • Submissions Gino Luzzatto Prize: March 31, 2022