ASSA 2007
ASSA January 2007
Cliometric Society Sessions

The Cliometric Society will sponsor three sessions at the ASSA meetings in Chicago, Illinois January 5-7, 2007.

Session 1: The Economic History of Trade and Growth

Date: January 5, 2007

Room: Hyatt Stetson Suite G
Time: 8:00 a.m.
Presiding: Joseph P. Ferrie, Northwestern

Papers:

Discussants:
Kris Mitchener, Santa Clara
Eric Hilt, Wellesley College
Doug Irwin, Dartmouth
Marc Weidenmeir, Claremont

Contact:
Werner Troesken
Department of History
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone 1-412-648-7459
FAX 1-412-648-9074

Session 2: Institutions and History: Land, Trade, and Labor Markets

Date: January 5, 2007

Room: Hyatt - Stetson Suite G
Time: 10:15 a.m.
Presiding: Werner Troesken, University of Pittsburgh and NBER

Papers:

Discussants:
Werner Troesken, University of Pittsburgh and NBER
Maristella Botticini, Boston University and University of Torino
J. Peter Ferderer, Macalaster College
John Murray, University of Toledo

Contact:
Werner Troesken
Department of History
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone 1-412-648-7459
FAX 1-412-648-9074

Session 3: Economic History of Labor: New Directions

Date: January 5, 2007

Room: Hyatt Stetson Suite G
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Presiding: Robert Margo, Boston University and NBER

Papers:

Discussants:
Marianne Hinds Wanamaker, Northwestern University
Lou Cain, Northwestern University
Jacob Vigdor, Duke University
Elyce Rotella, Indiana University

Contact:
Werner Troesken
Department of History
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone 1-412-648-7459
FAX 1-412-648-9074