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Higher seminar in Economic History

Here is the schedule for the Higher seminar in Economic History during fall 2020.

Higher seminar fall 2020

Date:

Time:

Seminar: Venue:
September      
2      
9      
16

12:00-13:00

The value of a royal charter – The British South Africa Company and the end of chartered company rule in colonial Rhodesia, 1910–1925
Oskar Broberg and Klas Rönnbäck

 
23      
30      
October      
7 12:00-13:00

Aria rentals. The 'grand' performance right at work in the Royal Swedish Opera
Staffan Albinsson

 
14

12:00-13:00

Were slaves cheap laborers? A comparative study of labor costs in the antebellum U.S. South
Klas Rönnbäck

 
21

12:00-13:00

Regional backlash in a globalizing world: trade, regional inequality and the rise of protectionism in Italy (1870-1914)
Anna Missiaia

 
28

12:00-13:00

Estimating the Incomes and Living Standards of Non-Income Tax Payers: Sweden, 1870–1950
Erik Bengtsson

 
November      
4

12:00-13:000

De-Coding the Image of the Firm: How Balance Manipulation Changes the Perspective on Historical Company Performance
Frederic Steinfeld

 
11

12:00-13:00

Women’s Historical Labor Force Participation in Sweden, 1870 to 1960
Jakob Molinder

 
18

12:00-13:00

Beyond limits to growth! The world industry and the United Nations environmental program 1970s-1980s
Ann-Kristin Bergkvist

 
25

14:00-16:00

Moderna bekvämligheter: Centralvärmens etablering i de svenska hemmen 1870-1939, som bild och verklighet.
Jenny Högforsen. Slutseminarium

 
December      
2

12:00-13:00

Örjan Emilsson

 
9

12:00-13:00

Martti Rantanen

 
16

14:00-16:00

Research proposal
Suvi Heikkuri