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Latest update:
The Ninth Annual

Symposium on

Quantitative History

postponed due to the

COVID-19 outbreak


The Ninth Annual Symposium on Quantitative History will take place at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in Shanghai, China on July 16 - 17, 2022. Jointly organized by the Quantitative History Team (linghialishi) and the International Society for Quantitative History, the upcoming hybrid symposium will be hosted by the Department of History, Shanghai Jiao Tong University in collaboration with HKU Business School and Renmin University of China School of History.

Call for Papers 
We are now inviting submissions of research papers on all relevant historical topics using quantitative approaches including but not limited to economic and social history, political history, cultural history, business and financial history, and archival history. Submitted papers can be either in English or Chinese. Submissions must be unpublished and original. Discussants will be assigned for each accepted submission.

Submission

Submissions must be unpublished and original. Discussants will be assigned for each accepted paper. 

Symposium

The two-day Symposium consists of plenary sessions by invited speakers, parallel sessions of accepted papers in English or Chinese.

 Financial support 

Financial support available to presenting authors who are in need to cover their travel and accommodation expenses.

Act Now

All submissions should be sent via email to history_thu@163.com
by April 30, 2022.

Paper selection results will be announced in mid-June 2022. Contact Person:
Ms. Peng and Ms. Jiang

Speakers of our previous symposia 

Alphabetical on Surname

The first and second annual International Symposium for Quantitative History was held at Tsinghua University in 2013 and 2014, respectively, while the third and fourth at Peking University in 2015 and 2016, then the fifth at Henan University in 2017, and the sixth and seventh at Yantai Longfor Learning Center in 2018 and 2019, then the Eighth at Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2021.
 

Weimin Bao (Renmin University of China)
Sascha Becker (The University of Warwick)
Peter Bol (Harvard University)
Stephen Broadberry (University of Oxford)
Cameron Campbell (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Shuji Cao (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)
Eric Chaney (Harvard University)
Feng Chen (Wuhan University)
Yanliang Chen(National Dong Hwa University)
Zhiqiang Chen (Nankai University)
Zhiwu Chen (Yale University)
Gregory Clark (University of California, Davis)
Xiaonan Deng(Peking University)
Xiuqi Fang (Beijing Normal University)
William N. Goetzmann (Yale University)
Takeshi Hamashita (Sun Yat-sen University)
Mark Harrison(University of Warwick)
Philip Hoffman (California Institute of Technology)
Kris E Inwood (University of Guelph)
James Kung (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Timur Kuran (Duke University) 
Jiancheng Lai(National Tsing Hua University)
Angela Ki Che Leung (The University of Hong Kong)
Bozhong Li (Tsinghua University)
Zhen Li (National University of Singapore)
Guanglin Liu (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Denggao Long (Tsinghua University)
Debin Ma (Hitotsubashi University)
Haijian Mao (University of Macau)
Christopher M Meissner (The University of California, Davis)
Kris Mitchener (Santa Clara University) 
Joel Mokyr (Northwestern University)
Neil Cummins (London School of Economics and Political Science)
Sevket Pamuk (Bogaziçi (Bosphorus) University,Turkey)
Kaixiang Peng (Henan University)
Jean-Laurent Rosenthal (California Institute of Technology)
Jared Rubin (Chapman University)
Carol Shiue (University of Colorado)
Joachim Voth (University of Zurich)
Patrick Wallis (The London School of Economics and Political Science)
Di Wang (University of Macau)
Mingfang Xia (Renmin University of China)
Weipeng Yuan (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)
Noam Yuchtman (University of California, Berkeley)
Jan Luiten van Zanden (Utrecht University)
Dingxin Zhao(The University of Chicago and Zhejiang University)
Zhenman Zheng (Xiamen University)