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Call for Papers: 8th World Congress of Cliometrics

19 January 2017

We invite you to submit a paper to the 8th World Congress of Cliometrics that will take place in Strasbourg, France, July 4-7, 2017.

The World Congress is designed to provide extensive discussion of new and innovative research in economic history, with an expected 80-90 papers to be selected for presentation and discussion.  Those wishing to present a paper should provide an abstract and a 3-5 page summary of the proposed paper. Submissions will be accepted only in electronic form. Papers can be submitted here:

At least one author of an accepted paper must be a member of the Cliometric Society. You may join the Cliometric Society at:

We particularly encourage paper proposals from graduate students. A grant from the National Science Foundation provides competitive support for travel and accommodations for students on the program.

A 45 minute session is devoted to each paper, in which authors have 5 minutes to make an opening statement and the rest of the session (40 minutes) is dedicated to discussion among all conference participants in the spirit of the annual cliometric conferences.

More information about the conference can be found here:

Funding to help support the conference is provided by the Association Française de Cliométrie, the Association Française de Science Economique, the Banque de France, the Bureau d’Economie Théorique et Appliquée, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, the Cliometric Society, the National Science Foundation, the Université de Strasbourg, Private donors, Springer Verlag...

Questions? Please contact clio2017 and/or cdiebolt

Information: Martin Uebele

Last modified:06 May 2019 11.23 a.m.

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