ESHET Latin American Conference "Originality, Adaptation, and Critique: the place of Latin America in the History of Economic Thought" - European Society for the History of Economic Thought
The conference theme is “Originality, Adaptation, and Critique: the place of Latin America in the history of economic thought”, but contributions on all aspects of the history of economics are welcome. This conference aims to serve as a forum for exploring the multiple analytical dimensions and avenues of inquiry which could lead to a richer, more illuminating historiography of economic thought in and about Latin America. Possible themes include: - Classical Political Economy and Latin America; - Colonialism, mercantilism and Ibero-American Empires; - Translation and dissemination of ideas from abroad; - European visions on Latin American economies; - Economic discourse and the making of national identities; - Money and credit: institutions, policy, instability; - Institutionalization of the Economics profession in Latin America; - Establishment of critical and heterodox traditions; - Underdevelopment, backwardness, and catching-up; - The role of foreign experts in regional thought and policy; - Research institutions, think tanks, and policy formation.
|Event dates:||2014-11-19 – 2014-11-21|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2014-07-10|
|Organizers:||European Society for the History of Economic Thought ESHET Faculty of Economics, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG)|
|Conference venue:||Belo Horizonte|
|Classification:||B0 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology. General|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|