The Sixth World Congress of Cliometrics will
be held from Thursday July 17 through Sunday July 20, 2008 at the
Dalkeith Palace located near Edinburgh, Scotland. The Program
Committee has put together an international program from the proposals submitted to the
All members of sponsoring organizations are invited to attend.
Advance registration is open. To receive the Congress book in a
timely fashion, those interested in attending must
register for the conference by April 15, 2008.
As with the Annual Cliometrics Conference and the previous World
Congresses, papers will be available in the Congress Book, sent to
all participants. Sessions will be held in the traditional
Cliometrics Conference format. Rather than formal presentations,
authors will provide a brief five-minute introduction of the paper
and then the floor will be open for discussion by the session
participants. Thus, participants will be expected to have read the
papers when they attend the sessions.
Accommodations will be available at Dalkeith Palace, University of
Edinburgh and local hotels. Complete information about
registration and lodging and the Congress Registration Form are
available under Travel and Accommodations. Applicants are encouraged to use the
online registration form. However, they will also be able to
submit the required information via e-mail or post.