Lecturer at the podium

Economic History Seminar

A bi-weekly seminar with guest speakers from LSE and around the globe

Room: KSW G.01

Time: 4.30-6pm

Organisers (2017-18) 

Dr Neil Cummins - n.j.cummins@lse.ac.uk

Dr Eric Schneider -  e.b.schneider@lse.ac.uk

Professor Joan Roses - j.r.roses@lse.ac.uk

Michaelmas Term 2017

 28 September 

  • Chris Minns, LSE
  • Technical Change and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from the Industrial Revolution.

12 October 

  • Mara Squicciarini
  • Devotion and Development: Religiosity, Education, and Economic Progress in 19th-Century France

19 October

  • Gavin Wright, Stanford
  • Slavery and Anglo-American Capitalism? Anything New?

9 November

  • Christopher Dyer, University of Leicester
  • Peasants on the move: patterns of migration in the midlands of England 1100-1500

30 November

  • Mike Anson, David Bholat, Miao Kang and Ryland Thomas
  • The Bank of England as Lender of Last Resort: New Historical Evidence from Daily Transactional Data

7 December



Lent 2018


Summer  2018