*Call for Applications***

*2017 James H. Street Latin American Scholarship*

The Association for Evolutionary Economics invites persons residing in 
Latin America and working within the tradition of original institutional 
economics to apply for the 2017 James H. Street Latin American 
Scholarship.The James H. Street scholar will have the opportunity to 
present his or her work at the Association’s annual meeting in Chicago, 
IL, January 6-8, 2017. The scholarship will include round trip 
transportation and hotel.The James H. Street scholar will also have the 
opportunity to have his or her work published in the Association’s 
journal, /Journal of Economic Issues/. Specific presentation and 
publication guidelines will be provided to the winner of the 
scholarship. A complete application will include a letter of interest, 
the applicant’s current curriculum vita, and a 200 word abstract of his 
or her paper. Junior scholars are encouraged to apply. The final paper 
should be about 5,000 words in length and must be written and presented 
in English.

To learn more about James H. Street (1915-1988) and his work please see 
the following papers.

Street, James H. “The Institutionalist Theory of Economic Development.” 
/Journal of Economic Issues/ v22 n4 (December 1987): 1243-47.

James, Dilmus D. “In Memoriam: James H. Street, 1915-1988.” /Journal of 
Economic Issues/ v23 n1 (March 1989): 1-6.

The Association for Evolutionary Economics (AFEE) is an international 
organization of economists and other social scientists devoted to 
analysis of economics as evolving, socially constructed, and politically 
governed systems. The intellectual heritage of AFEE is that of the 
Original Institutional Economics (OIE) created and developed by early 
twentieth-century economists such as Thorstein Veblen, John R. Commons, 
and Wesley Mitchell. Over recent decades, this legacy has evolved to 
address such contemporary issues as:

<The role of diverse cultures in economic performance.

<Domestic and international inequalities of income.

<The roles of social, economic and political power in shaping economic 

<Globalization and the increasing weight of multinational corporations 
in the international economy.

<The need for expanding use of modern technologies to relieve want.

<The urgent need for awareness of the impact of new technology on the 
biosphere. The ways in which economic thought is affected by and affects 
always changing economy.

See the AFEE website for more information -

*Please send application materials to:*

Richard V. Adkisson

Department of Economics

Box 30001, MSC 3CQ

New Mexico State University

Las Cruces, NM 88005, USA

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*/Application deadline is May 1, 2016./*