XVIII World Economic History Congress

Cambridge, MA
Sunday, July 29, 2018



XVIII World Economic History Congress
July 29 - August 3, 2018
Boston Marriott Cambridge (50 Broadway)
& MIT Campus
Cambridge, MA 02142

Online Registration
The deadline for submitting your registration and payment is July 15, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT. Payment is due upon registration if paying via credit card or upon receipt of your online invoice if paying by another method. Space cannot be guaranteed for any registration that is not paid in full by this date. Onsite registration may be offered on a space available basis.

Program and Agenda Information
Please visit http://wehc2018.org or email jeremy.land@wehc2018.org.

Conference Registration Fees (in USD)

Registration Type

Early Registration Fee 
 Valid through May 1, 2018 
at 5:00PM EDT

Regular Registration Fee
 Valid May 1 at 5:01PM EDT -
July 15, 2018 
at 11:59PM EDT

On-Site Registration Fee 
 Valid July 29 - August 3, 2018 

Standard Participant

$325 $400 $450




$125 $150 $175
Accompanying Person

$150 $150 $200

Social Events 

Social Event Ticket Fees Valid through August 3, 2018
Space is limited

Opening Reception

Included in registration fee

Reception at the Fogg Art Museum

Graduate Student Reception
(Standard Participants, Publishers,
and their registered Accompanying Persons)


Graduate Student Reception
(Undergraduate/Graduate Students
and their registered Accompanying Persons)

Cultural Event

Closing Reception

Included in registration fee
*Publishers attending and publishers not attending may purchase exhibit tables and advertisement space through this form. 6-foot tables may be purchased for $450 for the first table; $250 for an additional table. Advertisement space ranges from $250-$500.
**Student ID required. If a valid student ID cannot be presented, Standard Participant rates apply. 

What's Included

Accompanying Person Registration Includes
Additional Social Events - not included in registration unless otherwise noted
  • Reception at the Fogg Art Museum on July 31
  • Graduate Student Reception on July 31 (students, graduate students, and their registered accompanying persons may attend at no cost)
  • Cultural Event on August 1

Cancellations & Refunds
Cancellations may be made online until July 15, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT. To cancel after that date, please send email to conferences-www@mit.edu. Requests for refunds received prior to July 15, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT will be granted less a cancellation fee of $100 for Standard Participants and Publishers, $50 for Students and Accompanying Persons, and $10 per social event ticket.

No refunds will be given for portions of the registration not being used. All refunds will be made in US dollars and will be processed in the manner in which the original payment was submitted, with the possible exception of wire payments which, at the organizers' discretion, may be refunded via check. Credit card refunds will be issued to the original card that was used to make the original payment.

Changes & Substitutions
You may access your registration record and make changes or substitutions until online registration closes on July 15, 2018 at 11:59PM EDT. After July 15, please email conferences-www@mit.edu.

To request disability accommodations, please email MIT Conference Services at conferences-www@mit.edu.

Public Transportation and Parking
The conference is within walking distance of the Kendall/MIT stop on the MBTA Red Line. Information on public transportation is available at: http://www.mbta.com.

On weekdays, there is no public parking available on the MIT campus. The closest public parking lots to the conference are the Boston Marriott Cambridge garage, the Kendall Center Yellow Garage, and the Kendall Center Green Garage. Visitors may find information on off-street parking in the local area at http://web.mit.edu/facilities/transportation/parking/visitors/public_parking.html