Centre for Economic History

Leandro Prados

Conference on Inequality and Living Standards

The Centre hosted a conference on inequality and living standards on 16-17 March 2017. Speakers included Anna Missiaia (Lund), Jeff Williamson (Wisconsin), Gordon Menzies (UTS), Jeff Borland (Melbourne), Andrew Leigh (Federal Parliament), and a number of ANU faculty. In addition, the Goldsmith Public Lecture was given by Leandro Prados de la Escosura (Carlos III, pictured). 

Please see the latest issue (April) of our Centre newsletter for the conference summary and other announcements, including the AusClio Canberra workshop on 6 November 2017.

The Centre for Economic History in the ANU Research School of Economics has been established to foster scholarship through a variety of linkage projects and events. It provides a forum for quality research and discussion of economic history among academics and an interface with the wider world.

Current newsletter: April 2017 Edition, Issue 18

Previous newsletter: January 2017 Edition, Issue 17


24-26 Sept 2017 History of Economic Thought Society of Australia conference (ANU)

6 November 2017 Australasian Cliometrics Workshop (ANU)

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