The 80th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for the History of Economic Thought (JSHET) will be held on May 21-22, 2016 at Tohoku University. Tohoku University is situated in Sendai City, a beautiful city with a rich history.

The conference site:

The organising committee invites proposals for individual papers (in English or in Japanese) on all aspects of the history of economic thought.
Submissions should be sent to:

Each applicant is kindly asked to send his/her abstract of about 600 words in English (or 2000 letters in Japanese) for a paper as an attached document (PDF or WORD format), containing the title of the paper, his/her name, affiliation, postal and electronic addresses and the fax number.
The deadline for submission is 12 November 2015.

A complete list of accepted contributions and a provisional program will be available by the end of December 2015. The outlines (up to 2000 words in English) of the paper should be submitted by 5 March 2016. They will be printed and mailed to all participants one month before the conference.

The fee for non-members of JSHET to present a paper at the conference is 6,000 JPY.

Further information of JSHET and the conference may be found on the web site:

For additional information, please send your queries to the following email address.
We are very much looking forward to welcoming you next year in Japan.

Local Committee
Yutaka FURUYA (Tohoku University)

Program Committee
Atsushi KOMINE (Ryukoku University)

Hiroyuki FURUYA (Tokushima Bunri University)