University of Manchester PhD opportunity. Full tuition fees plus annual maintenance stipend (£17,777). The supervisors will be Professor Akos Valentinyi and Dr Nuno Palma. Ryland Thomas from the Bank of England will participate in supervision meetings when required. More info here: https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BPZ336/phd-studentship-did-the-bank-of-england-provide-lender-of-last-resort-facilities-to-the-private-sector-in-the-first-150-years-of-its-existence-lessons-for-crisis-management-today Nuno Palma Lecturer (Assistant Professor), Department of Economics, University of Manchester Research Affiliate,... Continue Reading →
2020 marks the 300th anniversary of the crashing of the South Sea and Mississippi Bubbles, investment schemes – based on slavery, colonialism, and the need to fund standing militaries accompanying them through large-scale public borrowing – that caused a general international liquidity crisis, deflation, and depression. This special issue of Eighteenth-Century Studies seeks submissions exploring not only the... Continue Reading →
Workshop on Money Doctors, monetary theories and monetary reforms. Banque de France, 14-15 March 2019. Preparatory for a session proposal at the World Economic History Congress 2021 (Paris) We are pleased to announce that we will hold a workshop on "Money Doctors" on 14-15 March 2019 in Paris. Having had a fruitful discussion in WEHC... Continue Reading →
European Business History Asocciation Annual Congress, Rotterdam (NL), 29-31 August, 2019. Ever since the 1990s, the creative industries have been a topic of both praise and contention. The 2019 EBHA conference, themed around The Business History of Creativity intends to address creativity in business and the growth and development of the creative industries. Keynote speakers are: Joel... Continue Reading →
The International Center for Finance, in partnership with the Women in Management Club, invite you to attend a panel discussion held on Thursday, February 21, 2019 in classroom 4430 from 11:45pm – 12:45pm. Location: Edward P. Evans Hall, Yale School of Management165 Whitney AveNew Haven, CT 06511United States This will be a sharing session in which distinguished... Continue Reading →
Conference April 5, 2019, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EDT Save the date to attend the Yale Impact Investing Conference 2019. Details to be announced.
The Annual Whitebox Advisors Graduate Student Conference draws top doctoral students from around the world to present their research in the fields of Behavioral Economics, Behavioral Finance and Behavioral Marketing. The goal of the conference is to foster an environment to promote interaction amongst doctoral student researchers, and to provide feedback for students presenting their... Continue Reading →
CALL FOR PAPERS EHA 2019: ‘Markets and Governments in Economic History’ Annual Meeting of the Economic History Association, in Atlanta, Georgia, September 13-15, 2019 The theme for EHA 2019 is “Markets and Governments in Economic History.” The interactions between markets and governments are central issues in the organization of economies. From the beginning of time,... Continue Reading →