Futures Past. Economic Forecasting in the 20th and 21st Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 10, 2018 to October 11, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Few areas in economics are as controversial as economic forecasting. While the field has sparked great hopes for the prediction of economic trends and events throughout the 20th and 21st century, economic forecasts have often proved inaccurate or unreliable, thus provoking severe criticism in times of unpredicted crisis.

The 4th Conference on Sustainable Business in Asia

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 26, 2018 to April 27, 2018
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Business History / Studies

Welcome to the 4th Conference on Sustainable Business in Asia (COSA 2018). This  international, peer-reviewed event will be held in partnership with the 3rd Pacific Rim and Energy Conference (PRESCO 2018) and the 3rd Asian Conference on Urban Planning and Sustainable Cities (UP-City 2018).

Fulbright Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Israel - research and learn at Israel's best institutions

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
August 1, 2018
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Political Science, Sociology, Archaeology, Economic History / Studies

The United States-Israel Educational Foundation (USIEF) plans to award eight fellowships to American postdoctoral scholars who seek to pursue research at Israeli institutions of higher education. The grants, which will commence during the 2019-20 academic year, are open to researchers in all academic disciplines and support programs of work in Israel for up to 20 months (two academic years 2019-2020 and 2020-2021).

Gerald R. Ford Scholar Award (Dissertation Award) in Honor of Robert M. Teeter

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
March 31, 2018
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Political Science, Public Policy, Journalism and Media Studies

The Gerald R Ford Scholar award in honor of Robert M. Teeter is an annual award of $5,000 Given to a doctoral student to support dissertation research in any field related to any aspect of the United States political process and public policy during the last half of the 20th century. Of special intrest is the role and analysis of public opinion in that process. The recepiant determines use of the award money including, but not limited to: travel, reproduction fees, administrative costs, and other research and writing expenses. The Application deadline is March 31, 2018.

Call for Book Chapters: Renewable Energy: An Independent Sustainable Future

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
January 31, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, Political Science, Public Policy, Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Renewable energy is one of the world strongest growing industries; more than 100 countries have developing sustainable energy policies. Renewable energy resources are projected to be one of the major economic engines of the coming decades. Denmark, for example, aims for 100 percent renewable energy by 2050. The renewable energy laws are still developing.

[Temple U. ICAS] Pay The Devil In Bitcoin - The dark side of Bitcoin: With great value comes great trouble

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 6, 2018
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Sociology

Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue:Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall 1F Parliament
(access: http://www.tuj.ac.jp/maps/tokyo.html)
Speaker:Jake Adelstein, Journalist and writer
Moderator: Kyle Cleveland, Associate Director of ICAS
Admission: Free. Open to the public.
Language: English
RSVP:icas@tuj.temple.edu
* RSVP is not required, but encouraged.

Call for papers - „Poland - India. New chances of business cooperation”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 13, 2018
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Management and Leadership Studies
Date of the event

13th March 2018

 

Title of the event

„Poland - India. New chances of business cooperation”

 

Gender, Sexuality and the Blockchain (edited collection)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Economic History / Studies

Blockchain technology offers many new opportunities for social and informational organisation. While most people equate the blockchain with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, the technology also has far broader applications in the financial sector, as well as land registration, voting, prediction markets, identity verification, smart contracts and any number of other domains where decentralized and transparent processes add value.

Business History Studies Network , New issue Bulletin No. 25

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Date: 
January 1, 2018
Location: 
Argentina
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies

Business History Studies Network Bulletin No. 25 / September-December 2017
http://redhistoriaempresas.com.ar/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/BREHE-N°25-Bolet%C3%ADn-completo.pdf

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