First CEPR Economic History Symposium

Hosted by
12-13 April 2013

Blurb: The symposium aims to bring together leading researchers in the field to discuss topics including, but not necessarily limited to:

• Macroeconomic and financial history
• Economic growth in the very long run
• Institutions and economic development
• The history of the international economy

One half day will be devoted to a policy session, exploring ways in which economic history can provide lessons for today’s economic challenges.