Economic and Social History of the Early Modern World

Venue: Room 304, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Fridays 17:15

Convenors: Julian Hoppit (UCL), Alejandra Irigoin (LSE), Anne Murphy (University of Hertfordshire), David Ormrod (University of Kent) and Nuala Zahedieh (University of Edinburgh)

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
20 January
17:15
Trees, trade and textiles: tracing ecological dependency in British industry, 1550-1750
Paul Warde (University of Cambridge)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

3 February
17:15
The rise of cotton trade in Brazil during the industrial revolution
Thales Pereira (Universidade de São Paulo)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

17 February
17:15
Circulation and commodification of prisoners of war in 18th century: the case of the Caribbean
Renaud Morieux (University of Cambridge)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

3 March
17:15
The regional dimensions of corruption in the eighteenth-century English customs
Spike Sweeting (V&A Museum)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR

17 March
17:15
Genoese trade and financial investments in the Atlantic economy during the eighteenth century
Carla Brilli (Università Bocconi)
IHR Seminar Room N304, Third Floor, IHR