Business history around the World – today & tomorrow Thursday 25 – Saturday 27 August 2016, Bergen, Norway Today business and globalization are under fire. Both multinational and local businesses are challenged by a combination of an insecure macroeconomic environment and expectations about commerce’s social role. Recent economic data has called into question the inevitability of high growth rates in even the most dynamic emerging markets, such as China and Brazil, and raised questions about the viability of old and new business models. Much of Europe has not completely recovered from the 2008 Crisis and its aftershocks. In contrast to many...
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7th Annual Conference in Political Economy
Call for Papers and Activist Proposals
Political Economy: International Trends and National Differences
September 7 – 9, 2016
School of Economics & Management, University of Lisbon
The Seventh Annual Conference in Political Economy will review the development of political economy in response to the crisis, and the emergence and renewal of political economy in different countries and regions. In doing this, this Conference will:
Examine emerging traditions, and compare and contrast their approaches and insights with those of existing schools of political economy.
Contribute to the further enrichment of political economy in the context of the ongoing crisis and the apparent, if uneven, loss of dynamism of global capitalism.
Highlight the points of contact between political economy and the modalities of activism that have prospered since the onset of the global crisis.
The 28th Annual EAEPE Conference 2016
Industrialisation, socio-economic transformation and Institutions
1st Call for Papers
The 28th EAEPE Annual Conference will take place in Manchester on 3-5 November 2016. The conference theme is inspired by the historical legacy of the Industrial Revolution that has made Manchester a pre-eminent industrial metropolis of the world. The theme invites contributors to consider social and economic implications of industrialisation, deindustrialisation and transformation with particular attention to those institutions that flourish and decline around industries and manufacturing.
Kick-off meeting of the INCAS project « Understanding institutional change in Asia : A comparative perspective with Europe » Date: 29-30 juin 2015, Paris Venue: EHESS (190 Avenue de France 75013 Paris, conference room 638-640 – 6th floor) Participants: Yasuhiro Arikawa, Shinichi Hirota, Masaru Kono, Hideaki Miyajima, Yoshiaki Ogura, Fu Jiangtao, Kohei Kawamura, Verena Blechinger-Talcott, Gregory Jackson, Julia Bartosch, Susanne Brucksch, Howard Gospel, Mari Sako, Hugh Whittaker, Masahiro Kotosaka, Nam Lee, Sébastien Lechevalier, Angelo Riva, Lala Dadci, Pauline Debanes, Jeremy Ducros, Haengsun Kim, Adrienne Sala, Soulia Bentouhami, Kae Amo, Ken Daimaru Download program