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. 

The period for submitting paper or session proposals is now over. Notices of acceptance have been sent to the corresponding authors by 1 April, 2023. The program will be available soon.

Program Committee:

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

We are please to announce that Professor Kevin Hjortshøj O’Rourke (NYU Abu Dhabi, CEPR, and NBER) will be our keynote speaker.

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)

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