Friday, March 17, 2017

Program: Economic History Society 2017 Conference

The Economic History Society (EHS) will hold its annual meeting at Royal Holloway, University of London, on March 31-April 2, 2017. The program, which includes links to the full text of a number of the papers, is now available on the conference website. It . The conference features a plenary lecture, delivered by Professor Tim Hatton (University of Essex), "Heights and health since 1870: the long and the short of it"; and the Tawney Lecture, presented by Professor Bishnupriya Gupta (University of Warwick), "Falling behind and catching up: India’s transition from a colonial economy."
      Readers can also find a link to the conference booklet, which contains abstracts of the new researchers' and academic session papers.