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 Chair: Emiliano Travieso
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 Chair: Jeroen Touwen
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
Organizers: Karin Hassan Jansson, 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, Karin Hassan Jansson : 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 WOM17 Doing Gender History: Memory and Methodology
P.N. van Eyckhof 2, 002
Network: Women and Gender Chair: Raisa Toivo
Organizers: - Discussant: Raisa Toivo
Natalia Pushkareva : What Role does Gender Theory play in Contemporary Memory Politics? Entgendering Contemporary Memory Politics of Russia and Japan (from the History of the Convergence of Cultures in the Context of the Post-war Everyday Life)
Willemijn Schmidt : Gender, Decolonial Theory and the Use of the Archive
Gizem Sivri : The Politics of Women Imprisonment within the Discussion of the Ottoman Prison Reform (1840-1919)
Maria Sjöberg, Yvonne Svanström : Gender in Danger, Danger of Gender Visibility of Women’s History as a Challenging Methodology in Gender History again



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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