The Economic History of Firms & Industries Seminar

This information is for the 2016/17 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Gerben Bakker SAR 5.09


This course is available on the MPhil/PhD in Economic History. This course is available as an outside option to students on other programmes where regulations permit.

For research students. Also open to other EH graduate students and attended by LSE and other faculty.

Course content

The seminar provides a context in which research students can discuss with a range of seminar presenters from inside and outside LSE presentations of different aspects of economic development. Presentations in this seminar relate particularly to economic development issues beyond the N American-European area, including aspects of global economic history.


8 hours of seminars in the MT. 8 hours of seminars in the LT.

Key facts

Department: Economic History

Total students 2015/16: Unavailable

Average class size 2015/16: Unavailable

Value: Non-assessed

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Self-management
  • Team working
  • Problem solving
  • Application of information skills
  • Communication
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Specialist skills