July 18th - 19th 2017
The 2017 Symposium of Development and Institutional Economics was held in Kaifeng, China, July 18-19, 2017, immediately following the 5th Annual International Symposium on Quantitative History that was hold in Kaifeng too (http://quantitativehistory.com/). The School of Economics of Henan University was sponsor and hosted both events.
Information about the two previous symposiums of this series can be found at http://econ.henu.edu.cn/Content/317.shtml and http://econ.henu.edu.cn/Content/677.shtml.
In June 2015, our school hosted for the second time the Henan Symposium on Development and Institutional Economics. More than 50 participants presented their recent research results in the areas of economic development broadly defined to include international trade and finance, economic history, and institutional economics, etc.
The Symposium gathered a group of scholars who are very active in their research frontiers, such as Kenneth Chan, Biung-Ghi Ju, Kwan Choi, Daniel Berkowitz, Wesley Wilson, Peter Egger, Chi Chur Chao, Hong Hwang, Wuyang Hu, Guenter Heiduk, and Lex Zhao.