2018 International Conference of Prices & Markets

2018 ICPM 
Toronto, Canada
November 2-3, 2018

The International Conference of Prices & Markets—in concert with the Mises Canada published Journal of Prices & Marketsis excited to announce the dates for the 7th iteration of the conference: November 3rd, 2018, with an opening reception the evening before (November 2nd), and the event continuing throughout the weekend.

The International Conference of Prices & Markets is designed to combine the opportunities of a professional meeting, with the added attraction of hearing and presenting new and innovative research, engaging in vigorous debate, and interacting with like-minded scholars who share research interests.

Past speakers have included David Howden, Joseph Salerno, Walter Block, Douglas French, Kel Kelly, George Bragues, Nick Barisheff, and many others. The International Conference of Prices & Markets will be held November 2-3, 2018 at the Bahen Centre, University of Toronto, St. George Campus Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

ICPM seeks papers that seek to improve the understanding of the role of markets in the economy. Submissions should seek to shed light on contemporary issues while being grounded in a praxeological reasoning. Papers are welcome from a variety of fields such as politics, sociology, and psychology, where ever they can bring relevance to economic and financial questions.

Scholars interested in presenting papers, serving as chairs/discussants, or proposing entire panels should submit proposals by August 15th with notification of acceptance by September 1st. With all submissions, please include the following information for each participant, including non-attending co-authors:

1. Name
2. Affiliation (title and institution)
3. E-mail address
4. Telephone number
5. Title of paper(s)
6. Abstract(s) of no more than 100-200 words

Please ensure that all attachments are either Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) or Word (.doc or .docx) format.

Select papers from the conference will be published as Papers & Proceedings of the conference in the Journal of Prices & Markets, the flagship journal of the Ludwig von Mises Institute of Canada. Please send your submissions by email only to David Howden at [email protected] (with “ICPM2018” in the subject line of the e-mail).