World Economic History Congress. Boston 2018

One Question: The world’s leading economic historians answer one question

January 15th, 2019
Waves of Globalization | 2018 World Economic History Congress at MIT "What is the most...Read the full article

XIX World Economic History Congress, Paris, July 25-30, 2021

August 7th, 2018
The XIXth World Economic History Congress will take place in Paris from July 25 to 30, 2021. You...Read the full article

WEHC 2018 Media and Stories

August 7th, 2018
Read stories and interviews, download presentations and check the Photo Booth...Read the full article

Dissertation and Poster Competition Winners

August 7th, 2018
Dissertation Competition Winners Ancient, medieval, early modern: Markets of Exception: An...Read the full article

Interview: Economist Thomas Piketty on Globalization and Growing Inequality

August 6th, 2018
Read Thomas Piketty's interview given on the occasion of the 2018 World Economic History Congress...Read the full article

Practical Details

July 25th, 2018
Please check our list of last minute practical details before the...Read the full article


July 5th, 2018
(updated July 27; minor fixes) The WEHC 2018 program is now in print and also available as a...Read the full article

Special Sessions

June 27th, 2018
Book Session Monday, July 30, 11:30am-1:00pm Where: Boston Marriott Cambridge, Concept The...Read the full article

WEHC 2018 Plenary Sessions

June 12th, 2018
Opening Plenary Session Monday, July 30th, 9:30-11:00am, Kresge Auditorium Dr. Sevket...Read the full article

Reading and Uploading Papers

April 4th, 2018
Panel Organizers Panel organizers (the original submitters) can now upload papers to their panels....Read the full article

Registration is Live!

February 6th, 2018
Registration for the Boston Congress is now Live! For an overview of the registration process and...Read the full article

Accepted Sessions and Session CfPs

November 3rd, 2017
Panel proposals accepted on the second round are now online and are listed together with the first...Read the full article

WEHC 2018 Second (FINAL) Call for Proposals

December 1st, 2016
18th World Economic History Congress in Boston, 2018 A first round of session proposals for...Read the full article

How to Proceed with Accepted Panels, Resubmissions and New Submissions

December 1st, 2016
A list of panels accepted on the first CfP round of WEHC 2018 is now public and available on the...Read the full article

IEHA Executive Council Workshop: Comparisons in Global Economic History, November 4-6, 2016

October 14th, 2016
IEHA Executive Council Workshop: Comparisons in Global Economic History, November 4-6,...Read the full article