Per Hallén

Senior Lecturer

Economic History
Visiting address
Viktoriagatan 13
41125 Göteborg
Room number
Postal address
Box 625
40530 Göteborg

About Per Hallén

Ongoing research:

* The economic history of fishing along the Swedish west coast 1700-2015.

* Merchant houses and the credit market during the 19th century.

* Green wedges of Gothenburg, the economic history of parks and recreation areas.

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Research areas

  • Historical development of credit markets,
  • History of fishing
  • Standard of living
  • Shipping and trade
  • Urban history

Teaching areas

  • General economic history from the ancient world to present times, Urban history and development, Shipping and trade history.
  • International Business and Trade in a Historical Perspective
  • The Sea and Society Relationship; Historical Perspectives, Present Status and Future Challenges.