Economics and Capitalism in the Study of Buddhism, AAR Seminar: 2019, San Diego, California: CALL FOR PAPERS

Authenticity and Merit: Institutions and Economic Actors

This session seeks to address the various aspects of the institutionalization of Buddhism, both within the tradition and in relation to surrounding societies. Presentation topics might therefore cover such matters as: taxes and legal systems, gender, management practices, varieties of economies: capitalist and non-capitalist, expectations and authenticity, Buddhist values and economic value.