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Seminars

Seminars

The group runs a range of seminars.

The Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure - seminar series

Research seminar series run by the Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure.

The support of the Trevelyan Fund (Faculty of History) is gratefully acknowledged.

The seminar meets on Wednesdays at 13.15 in Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History.

Convenors: Leigh Shaw-Taylor (lmws2@cam.ac.uk), Romola Davenport (rjd23@cam.ac.uk) and Alice Reid (alice.reid@geog.cam.ac.uk).

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# Wednesday 8th May 2019, 1.15pm - Liam Kennedy (Queen's University, Belfast) and Peter Solar (Free University, Brussels)
The famine that wasn't? 1799-1801 in Ireland
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

# Wednesday 22nd May 2019, 1.15pm - Toke Aidt (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge), Romola Davenport (Cambridge Group) and Felix Grey (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge)
A new perspective on the role of public investment in sanitation and mortality decline in urban England 1870-1911
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

# Wednesday 12th June 2019, 1.15pm - David Green (KCL), Doug Brown (Kingston University), Kathleen McIlvenna (University of Derby) and Nicola Shelton (UCL)
Addressing health: sickness and retirement in the Victorian Post Office
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

Graduate Workshops in Economic and Social History

Mondays at 12:30 pm in Room 5, Faculty of History

All welcome.

Convenors: Ying Dai (Murray Edwards College,yd282) and Emelyn Rude (King’s College, er496)

There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

You may wish to view the archive of previous seminars.

Core Seminar in Economic and Social History

Seminars begin at 5pm in the Old Library, Darwin College (entrance on Silver St). Each seminar is followed by drinks and (usually) dinner with the speaker. All are welcome.

This seminar is a combination of nine seminar programmes:
Medieval economic and social history; Early modern economic and social history; Modern economic and social history; Quantitative history; Global Economic History; The Centre for Financial History; The Centre for History and Economics; The Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure; The Centre for Quantitative Economic History.
Their specialist seminar programmes do not run in Michaelmas term, but each meets separately again in Lent and (sometimes) Easter.

The core seminar is grateful for the support of Darwin College and for the generosity of the Trevelyan Fund.

Seminar co-ordinators: Duncan Needham (djn33@cam.ac.uk), Amy Erickson (ale25@cam.ac.uk), and Leigh Shaw-Taylor (lmws2@cam.ac.uk)

Economic and Social History at Cambridge: www.econsoc.hist.cam.ac.uk

There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

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Quantitative History Seminar

Supported by the Centre for History and Economics and the Trevelyan Fund (Faculty of History).

The seminar meets on Wednesdays at 13.15 in Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History.

Convenor: Leigh Shaw-Taylor (lmws2@cam.ac.uk)

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# Wednesday 15th May 2019, 1.15pm - Andrea Caracausi and Giulio Ongaro
Title to be confirmed
Venue: Seminar Room 5, Faculty of History

Abstract not available

Additional seminars of interest to Campop members

Additional seminars of interest to Campop members.

There are no forthcoming seminars at present. Please check back here later.

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