SSESH Conference

SDU, Odense

This conference has been postponed until 2022 due to COVID-19

 

We are pleased to announce that the 2nd Meeting of the Scandinavian Society for Economic and Social History will be in collaboration with the 6th Annual Meeting of the Danish Society for Economic and Social History. The conference will be hosted at the Department of Business and Economics  at the University of Southern Denmark in Odense on 5-7 November 2020.

We are honored to have as keynote speaker Prof. Noam Yuchtman from London School of Economics. Prof. Yuchtman's research is focused on four topics in the fields of political economy, economic history, and labour economics. His work has been published in the leading journals of the profession, and he serves on the editorial boards of amongst others the Review of Economic Studies and the Journal of Economic History.

The conference fee is DKK 1000 (DKK 400 for graduate students). The fees include VAT.
Participants are expected to cover their expenses. 

Hosting institution: Historical Economics and Development Group (HEDG), Department of Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark on behalf of the Scandinavian Society for Economic and Social History and the Danish Society for Economic and Social History.

Organizers:
Paul Sharp, University of Southern Denmark, president of the Scandinavian Society for Economic and Social History and chair of the Danish Society for Economic and Social History
Niklas Jensen-Eriksen, University of Helsinki, Chair of the Finnish Economic History Association 
Eivind Thomassen, University of Oslo, Chair of the Norwegian Economic History Association 
Svante Prado, University of Gothenburg, Chair of the Swedish Economic History Association 

Local Organizing committee: Paul Sharp, Xanthi Tsoukli 

Important dates:
   
•   11 May, submissions will open 
   
•  16 August, deadline for submission of conference papers 
   
•  31 August, notification of acceptance
   
•  20 September, registration deadline
   
•  5-7 November, conference

Contact: Xanthi Tsoukli, xanthi@sam.sdu.dk