Preliminary Programme

Showing: room B (all days)
Wed 18 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 19 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 20 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 21 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 18 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
B-1 ECO02 Bookkeeping, Intermediation and Financial Organizations in Early Modern Europe
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Jaco Zuijderduijn
Organizer: Patrik Winton Discussants: -
Mauro Carboni : Managing Money in Early Modern Italy
Anne Murphy : Managing ‘Neglect of Duty & Inattention to Business’ at the Eighteenth-century Bank of England
Christopher Pihl : Credit-building Practices: Riksens Ständers Bank (the Bank of the Estates of the Realm) on the Swedish Credit Market 1668-1700
Patrik Winton : Servants of Liquidation: the Clerical Staff at the First Debt Office in Sweden, 1719–1723



Wednesday 18 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
B-2 ECO11 Early Financial Markets in Europe and Asia
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Christiaan van Bochove
Organizer: Christiaan van Bochove Discussants: -
Tomas de Albuquerque : The Portuguese Financial Market in the Eighteenth Century. The Investment Portfolios of their Investors
Íñigo Ena Sanjuán : Municipal Debt and State-formation in the Eighteenth-century Crown of Aragon
Jiajia Liu : The Early History of the Financial Capitalism in Shanghai - International Competition and Market Capture in the World Periphery, Late 19th Century to Early 20th Century
Jaco Zuijderduijn : Imprisonment for Public Debt: Merchants, Loan Guarantees, and Reprisals in the Medieval Economy



Wednesday 18 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
B-3 ECO23 Relocation or Resilience? Household Textile Production and Consumption in a Global Comparative Perspective
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chairs: -
Organizer: Elise Van Nederveen Meerkerk Discussant: William Gervase Clarence-Smith
Sarah Carmichael, Corinne Boter : Cotton Wages: a First Look at an International Database
Aditi Dixit : Textile Production and Household Labour in India and Japan c. 1890 to 1940
Katharine Frederick, Elisevan Nederveen Meerkerk : Household Textile Production in Java and East Africa Compared
Faheem Rokadiya : Industrialization and the Continuation of Household Textile Production in the 18-19th Century UK and 20th Century China: a Diachronic Comparison



Wednesday 18 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
B-4 RUR14 Markets, Demography and Regional Agricultural Development
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Rural Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Cedric Chambru, Paul Maneuvrier-Hervieu : Backward Province? Real Wages and Living Standards in Early Modern Normandy
Christiane Cheneaux-Berthelot : The Seine Department: a Counter or Revealing Example of the French Wheat Economy in the XIXth Century
Pietro Ficarra : Did Malthus Hang out in Venice? A Small-scale Analysis of the Relationship between Population and Resources across Renaissance Venice's Hinterland
Hugo La Poutré : The Effects of Plague on Demography in England, 1348-1377
Joshua Rhodes : ‘Peasants’, Farm Size, and the Development of Capitalist Farming in England, c.1500-c.1800



Thursday 19 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
B-5 ECO19 Inequality, State Capacity and Fiscal Redistribution in Preindustrial Europe
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Jan Luiten van Zanden
Organizers: Guido Alfani, Mikolaj Malinowski Discussant: Jan Luiten van Zanden
Guido Alfani : Inequality and the Rise of the Fiscal-military States in Western Europe, ca. 1500-1800
Elena Korchmina : Income and its Distribution in Moscow Governorate at the Turn of the 19th Century
Mikolaj Malinowski : While the King is away the Magnates will play; Power Concentration, Clientelizm, and the Demise of an Early Parliamentary Republic, a Case of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
Auke Rijpma : Social Spending and the Standard of Living during Early Industrialisation



Thursday 19 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
B-6 ECO16 Geospatial Economic History of Southeast European Regions, 1840-1940: a Cross Examination of Population and Economic Geography
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Networks: Economic History , Spatial and Digital History Chair: M. Erdem Kabadayi
Organizer: M. Erdem Kabadayi Discussants: -
Grigor Boykov, Petrus Gerrits : Analysing and Mapping of Settlement Patterns and Population Densities of Southeast European Regions, 1840-1920
Uygar Karaca : Comparing Agricultural Productivity and Land Use among Regions of Bulgaria, 1840s-1890s
Nikola Rakovski : Mapping the Revolution: a Spatial Analysis of Popular Protest in Post-Crimean War Bulgaria
Akin Sefer, Aysel Yildiz : Migration Networks in the Ottoman Balkans in the Nineteenth Century



Thursday 19 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
B-7 ECO30 Multiple Determinants of Health in History: New Quantitative Analyses of Interventions, Growth and the Environment in Europe and Japan during Industrialization
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Eric Schneider
Organizers: Joël Floris, Jarmo Peltola, Sakari Saaritsa Discussant: Svenn-Erik Mamelund
Joël Floris : Mortality Changes in Swiss Districts 1888-1930
Daniel Gallardo Albarran : Cyclical Mortality and Sanitation in Germany, 1890-1913
Kota Ogasawara : Metal Toxicity and Fetal Health: Industrial Pollution in Industrializing Japan
Sakari Saaritsa : Typhoid for All? The Determinants of Unequal Responses to a Shared Waterborne Health Shock during the Great Typhoid Epidemic of the City of Tampere, 1916



Thursday 19 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
B-8 ECO31 Reassessing Moral Economy. Economic Ethics and Practices of Religious Communities from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Thomas Ertl
Organizers: Martin Lutz, Tanja Skambraks Discussant: Thomas Ertl
Thomas Dorfner : Profit and the Lord. Economic Ethics and Practices of Pietist Communities in the 18th Century
Paul Franke : Taking the “Sin” out of Sin City? The Moral Economy of Gambling in Las Vegas 1945-1969
Martin Lutz : What does “Simplicity” mean in Modern Capitalism? The Economic Ethics of Mennonites, Amish and Hutterites in North America
Tanja Skambraks : Charitable Banking and Ethics of Credit in Late Medieval Italy: Franciscans and Monti di Pietà



Friday 20 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
B-9 ECO27 Causal Connections of Environmental Shocks and Human Disasters
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Marten Seppel
Organizer: Timo Myllyntaus Discussants: -
Jan Kunnas : Could the 1860s Famine in Finland have been Averted?
Piotr Miodunka : Weather Shocks, Subsistence Crises, and Famines in the Feudal Society of the 18th Century Poland
Timo Myllyntaus : Malthus and the Northern Baltic Sea Rim Evaluating the Importance of the Economic Margin for the Survival
Jens E. Olesen : Grain and Foodstoffs for Finland 1918-1919 according to Foreign Affairs´ Reports from the United states, England and Scandinavian Countries



Friday 20 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
B-10 ECO28 Wars, Economic Elites and Strategic Choices. Resilience in Times of Duress, Low Countries 1790-1950
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chairs: -
Organizer: Marjolein 't Hart Discussants: -
Marjolein 't Hart : Towards a Comparative Model for Strategic Business Choices. Networks and Resilience in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Antwerp during Times of Economic Duress, 1790-1815
Hein Klemann : The Industry in Belgium and the Netherlands: Two Ways to Cope with the German Occupation, 1940-1944
Keetie Sluyterman : Dutch Beer Industry during Three Different Periods of War



Friday 20 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
B-11 POL21 The Micro Practices of the Household State
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Networks: Economic History , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Joachim Eibach
Organizer: Nina Koefoed Discussant: Joachim Eibach
Joanne Begiato : ”Unwarrantable Partiality”: the Concept and Practice of Favouritism in Families in Eighteenth-century England
Julie Hardwick : Catholic “Internal Missions,” Households, and Youthful Sexuality in a French City
Nina Koefoed : Micro-level Authority and Social Responsibilities in the Nordic Household States
Janay Nugent : Beyond the Patriarchal Household: the Multiple Models of “Holy Households” embraced by the Reformed Kirk of Scotland, c.1560-c.1660.



Friday 20 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
B-12 ECO03 Capitalism, Alone - Roundtable
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chair: Tamás Vonyó
Organizer: Tamás Vonyó Discussants: Guido Alfani, Andrea Colli, Tirthankar Roy
Branko Milanovic : Capitalism, Alone



Saturday 21 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
B-13 ECO17 Household Budgets from Pre-industrial Europe
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chairs: -
Organizers: Wouter Ryckbosch, Tim Soens Discussant: Giovanni Vecchi
Bruno Blondé : The Costs of being Rich: Two Centuries of Elite-spending in the Antwerp Moretus Family, 17th-18th Centuries
Viktor Borisov : Peasants’ Economic Activities and Wealth in 17th-century Western Siberia: Assessing the Limits of Personal Consumption
Jane Humphries : Working for a Living? Women and Children’s Labour Inputs in England, 1260-1850
Anne Mccants : Institutional Budgets and Living Standards in Early Modern Amsterdam
Tim Soens : Mapping Food Inequalities before 1850: an Exploration of the Potential of Household Accounts in the Low Countries
Mattia Viale : Stocks and Flows: Material Culture and Consumption Behaviours in Early Modern Venice (1600-1800)



Saturday 21 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
B-14 POL22 Conceptualizing the Relationship of Politics and Economy
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Networks: Economic History , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: - Discussants: -
Lena Andersson-Skog, Susanna Fellman : Fighting to Dress the Nation. Company Strategies and Industrial Policy in Swedish Textile Industry 1970-2005
Nils Edling : The Welfare State in the Swinging Sixties: Swedish Social Democrats, the Challenge from the Left and the Changing Notions of Welfare 1965–1975
Geir Holme : The Ideology of Labour in the Making of the Scandinavian Welfare States
Ilkka Kärrylä : How Political Concepts become Obsolete – the Case of ‘Economic Democracy’
Nicolas Simon : Coopetition in the Early-Modern Spanish Monarchy: the Case of the Low Countries (16th-17th C.)



Saturday 21 March 2020 14.00 - 16.00
B-15 ECO25 The Great War and the Economies of East Central Europe
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Economic History Chairs: -
Organizer: Tamás Vonyó Discussants: -
Stefan Nikolic : Eastern European Standards of Living in Comparative Perspective, 1913-1938
Máté Rigó : War Millionaires: Industrialists and Economic Boom during the Great War in Central Europe
Jure Stojan : Quantifying the Black Market: Economic and Social Dimensions of Food Price Inflation during the Great War
Tamás Vonyó : Military Spending in the Habsburg Empire during the Great War: Evidence from the Confidential Statistics on War Contractors


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