Call for Papers: The Sixth Annual International Symposium on Quantitative History 

Shandong University, Yantai 

July 14-15, 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Sixth Annual International Symposium on Quantitative History will take place at Longfor Learing Center in YantaiShandong Province, China, July 14 - 15, 2018.The symposium is hosted by the Center for Economic ResearchShandong University in collaboration with University of Hong Kong and Tsinghua University.

We now invite submissions of research papers on all relevant historical topics using quantitative approaches including but not limited to economic and social history, political history, cultural history, business and financial history and archival history. Submitted papers can be either in English or Chinese.Submissions must be unpublished and original. We encourage submissions from young scholars including participants of previous quantitative history summer schools. Discussants will be assigned for each accepted submission.

The two-day Symposium consists of plenary sessions by invited speakers, parallel sessions of accepted papers in English or Chinese.Financial support available to presenting authors who are in need to cover their travel and accommodation expenses.

 

Conference Venue

The conference will take place at Longfor Learing Center in Yantai, Shandong Province,China

 

Organizations

Host: the Center for Economic Research, Shandong University    

Co-organizers: University of Hong Kong, Tsinghua University, Peking University

 

Submission

All submissions should be sent via Email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than April 15, 2018. Paper selection results will be announced in mid May 2018.

 

Contact

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Contact persons: Mr. Chuan Tian (Shandong University) and Ms. Xuemei Peng (Tsinghua University)

 

Attachments

Keynote Speakers Invited in the Previous Symposia