‘Economic History Review’ Workshop: Health

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‘Economic History Review’ Workshop: Health
Date / time
19/03/2021, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The editors of the Economic History Review invite you to join a workshop on the economic history of infant and child health and growth. The workshop will discuss three recent papers and their implications for further research in the field: 


Gao, P. and Schneider, E.B. (2021) 

The growth pattern of British children, 1850–1975 

The Economic History Review  https://doi.org/10.1111/ehr.13002 


GalofréVilàG. and Harris, B. (2021) 

Growth before birth: the relationship between placental weights and infant and maternal health in early twentiethcentury Barcelona 

The Economic History Review  https://doi.org/10.1111/ehr.13026 


Jaadla, H., Potter, E., Keibek, S. and Davenport, R. (2020) 

Infant and child mortality by socioeconomic status in early nineteenthcentury England  

The Economic History Review https://doi.org/10.1111/ehr.12971 


Discussants are Tim Hatton and Martin Dribe. 


The workshop will include short presentations by the authors followed by comments from the discussants and then an open discussion. 


Note that attendee numbers are limited to 100.


Register for the workshop here.