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Higher seminar in Economic History

Here is the schedule for the Higher seminar in Economic History during the academic year 23/24. Unless stated otherwise, the seminar takes place on Wednesdays between 12:00 and 13:00, in the conference room at floor 5 at Viktoriagatan 13.

 

Date:

Time:

Seminar:

September

 

 

6

12:00-13:00

To write contemporary economic history
Oskar Broberg and Per Hallén
Chair: Stefania Galli

12

12:00-13:00

Presentation of new PhD students
Chair: Oskar Broberg
Note: Tuesday

20

12:00-14:00

Final seminar: Happy Kondwani Ngoma
Commentator: Stephanie Decker
Chair: Stefania Galli

27

 

No Seminar – Swedish Economic History Meeting in Lund

 

 

 

October

 

 

4

 

No seminar

11

12:00-13:00

The Far Field: Environment and Space in Josiah Wedgwood's Thought
Andrew Popp
Chair: Oskar Broberg

18

 

No seminar

25

12:00-13:00

Book presentation: Colonial Ports, Global Trade, and the Roots of the American Revolution (1700 — 1776)
Jeremy Land
Chair: Stefania Galli

 

 

 

November

 

 

1

12:00-14:00

Final seminar: Suvi Heikkuri
Commentator: Jakob Molinder
Chair: Oskar Broberg

8

12:00-13:30

Half-way seminar: Juan Pablo Juliá Ciarelli
Commentator: Christopher Absell
Chair: Oskar Broberg

15

 

No seminar

22

12:00-13:00

”Makten över företaget – ägaren eller den verkställande direktören? En bok om Sven Wingquist, SKF och Bofors”
Martin Fritz
Chair: Oskar Broberg

29

12:00-14:00

Final seminar: Jens Boberg
Commentator: Rodney Edvinsson
Chair: Oskar Broberg

 

 

 

December

 

 

6

12:00-13:30

Half-way seminar: Bezawit Difabachew
Commentator: Stefan Öberg,
Chair: Stefania Galli

13

12:00-14:00

Final seminar: Mathias Krusell
Commentator Erik Lakomaa
Chair: Oskar Broberg

 

 

 

January

 

 

17

12:00-13:00

Research application session: Jeremy Land

24

12:00-13:00

Research application session: Suvi Heikkuri and Svante Prado

31

12:00-13:00

New estimate of Swedish GDP from the income side, 1870-1910
Svante Prado

 

 

 

February

 

 

7

12:00-13:00

“Meet the editor” – special Higher Seminar
Svante Prado, Anna Missiaia, Susanna Fellman and Jeremy Land will share their collective experience from being editors at different economic history journals the past few years. This will be an excellent opportunity to learn more about the process of writing for and getting published in international journals.

14

 

No seminar

21

12:00-13:00

Luka MIladonovic – Introduction

28

12:00-13:00

Markus Lampe   

 

 

 

March

 

 

6

12:00-13:00

Identitetsekonomin. En kulturekonomisk historia om plastkort, pengar och identitetsdokument
Orsi Husz – in Swedish

13

12:00-13:00

Aristocratic indebtedness
Martin
Dackling and Matteo Pompermaier

20

12:00-13:00

Book presentation: Grön Stål - in Swedish
Birgit Karlsson

27

 

Dario Chiaiese – Introduction to the Unit 

 

 

 

April

 

 

3

 

No seminar

10

12:00-13:00

Discrimination or Democratization? Women in Business Partnerships in Late Imperial Russia 
Valeriia Peshko

17

12:00-13:00

Political economy and the sugar industry - webinar
Karolina
Hutkova

24

12:00-13:00

Enrique Mejia: tba

 

 

 

May

 

 

1

 

No seminar

8

12:00-13:00

Living standards in Latin America
Alejandra Irigoin

15

12:00-13:00

No seminar

22

 

Female Empowerment in Ethiopia 
Bezawit Abebe

29

12:00-13:00

Susanna Fellman: tba

31 Friday!

 

Public defense: Happy Kondwani Ngoma

     

June

 

 

5

 

 

14 Friday!

  Public defense: Suvi Heikkuri
Opponent: Alessandro Nuvolari

tba

 

Anne McCant (June): tba