The second Karl Mittermaier Symposium on the History and Philosophy of Economics will be held in Johannesburg on the 15th and 16th of August 2022.

We welcome contributions from researchers working in various streams of economics and philosophy, relevant to the conference theme. In particular, we encourage contributions in the areas of research suggested by Mittermaier and listed below:

  • Realism and Nominalism in Economics
  • Market Order in History of Economic Thought
  • Conceptual Framework for Facts

We invite submissions of abstracts (300 words maximum) for proposed papers on these themes by 10 June 2022. Please send abstracts to Replies will be sent out by 19 June 2022.  Additional information can be obtained by emailing to

The Symposium will be held in-person. No registration fees apply.