The Conference Hosts and the N.W. Posthumus Institute welcome you to the 2022 Annual Conference of the N.W. Posthumus Institute. This year’s edition will be held at and hosted by the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, on 30 June and 1 July 2022.
The theme of the 2022 edition of the Posthumus Conference is ‘Humanomics’, a concept that aims to bring human beings, with their emotions, thoughts and culture, back into economics. This year’s keynote lecturer will be Professor Deirdre McCloskey, UIC Distinguished Professor of Economics and Professor Emerita of English and of Communication at the University of Illinois at Chicago, who will deliver her keynote lecture ‘Historical Humanomics: A Better Way of Doing Economic History?’.