Commerce, Corporations and the Law: Call for Papers

27-28 September 2013, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

We welcome proposals for papers from graduate students and recent PhD recipients in different disciplines, including economics, economic history, the history of economic thought, legal history, political theory, and the history of science. The conference will be concerned with cross-cultural trade, firms, and legal systems around the world.

The conference will be able to contribute to travel and accommodation costs, and a small number of research grants will be available through the History Project; see

The deadline for submissions of proposals is March 1, 2013.

Proposals should be uploaded to the conference website using the form below.

For more information, please email