Department of Economic History


Home to a huge breadth and depth of knowledge and expertise ranging from the medieval period to the current century and covering every major world economy. We are one of the largest specialist departments in the country, with 25 full- and part-time time teachers, as well as visiting academics and researchers.


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Department of Economic History, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, WC2A


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