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The last great plagues in Europe

15 Apr, 2021
This blog is based on the author’s article forthcoming in the Economic History Review, now available in Early View...

Article from The Conversation – ‘How a radical interpretation of the Great Depression became the orthodoxy behind solving the COVID economic crisis’

14 Apr, 2021
The EHS Annual Conference 2021 Tawney Lecture was given by Professor Mary O’Sullivan. An article is now available on...

Plagues, wars, political change and fiscal capacity: Late medieval and renaissance Siena, 1337-1556

13 Apr, 2021
This blog is based on the full article published on The Economic History Review and available on Early View...

Franchise expansion and electoral mobilization: How caste and migration shaped India’s colonial politics

12 Apr, 2021
This blog is based on the authors’ presentation to the Economic History Society’s annual conference, 2021 (session NRIIF).  ...