Book & Tribute Sessions

Book sessions promote recent publications in economic history. They will take place from Monday to Friday, at lunch time, in GED hall, Auditorium.

 

More information: Program

The Book Sessions are:

 

●    Monday, July 25, 1:15pm - 2:15pm, GED hall, Auditorium

Book session in honor of Patrick O’Brien

Joseph Inikori (ed), British Imperialism and Globalization, c.1650-1960: Essays in Honour of Patrick O’Brien, Boydell, 2022.

Patrick K. O’Brien (ed), The Crucible of Revolutionary and Napoleonic Warfare and European Transitions to Modern Economic Growth, Brill, 2021.

Participants: Gareth Austin, Guillaume Daudin, Joseph Inikori, Patrick O’Brien, Alessandro Stanziani.

 

●    Tuesday, July 26, 1:15pm - 2:15pm, GED hall, Auditorium

Book Session: Wage Earners in India 1500–1900 Regional Approaches in an International Context, SAGE Spectrum, 2021.

Participants: Jan Lucassen, Rhadika Seshan, Hélder Carvalhal, Tirthankar Roy, Pim de Zwart, Ishrat Alam.

 

●    Wednesday, July 27, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm, GED hall, Auditorium

Book Session: Global history of Techniques, 19th-21st c., Brepols, forthcoming.

Participants: Valentina Fava, David Pretel, Alka Raman.

●    Thursday, July 28, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm, GED hall, Auditorium

Book Session: Leandro Prados de la Escosura, Human Development and the Path to Freedom: 1870 to the Present, CUP, 2022

Johan Fourie, Our Long Walk to Economic Freedom: Lessons from 100,000 Years of Human History, CUP, 2022

Participants: Johan Fourie, Leandro Prados de la Escosura.

 

●    Thursday, July 28,  6 pm - 7:30 pm, Espace associatif et culturel

Journal Session Capitalism journal: “Debating History and Economics in the 21st Century”

Moderator: Vincent Bignon.

Participants: Marc Flandreau; Francesca Trivellato.


●    Thursday, July 28,  6 pm - 7 pm, Grand Equipement Documentaire (GED) - Auditorium

Tribute Session in honor of Pr. Jean-Claude Perrot 

The session is co-organised by the AFHé and the WEHC steering committe.

Institutional Foreword : Manuela Martini (University Lyon II, president of AFHé)

Chair : Anne Conchon (University Paris 1, general secretary of AFHé)

Speakers : Eric Brian (EHESS), Loïc Charles (University Paris 8), Guillaume Garner (ENS Lyon), Dominique Margairaz (University Paris 1).

 

●    Friday, July 29, 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm, GED hall, Auditorium

Book Session: Didac Queralt, Pawned States: State Building in the Era of International Finance, Princeton UP, 2022.

Participants: Juan Flores, Leonardo Weller.


The Emergence of Corporate Governance. People, Power, and performance, éd. Knut Sogner and Andrea Colli, Routledge, 2021

https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/edit/10.4324/9781003009146/emergence-corporate-governance-knut-sogner-andrea-colli).

Participants

Janette Rutterford (The Open University)

Susie J. Pak (St John's University USA)