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Upcoming Events

Capitalism: A Concept and a Journal

Joint seminar of the History Department and the Workshop on Concepts, Ideas, and Discourses
Marc Flandreau, University of Pennsylvania, Julia Ott, The New School, New York, Francesca Trivellato, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, Carolyn Biltoft, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva

Jan 23, 2020 at | College Hall 209

L’Atelier: Economic Questions — Multiple Methods

- | College Hall 209

January 24 will be the first meeting of  "L’Atelier: Economic Questions — Multiple Methods" an interdisciplinary seminar supported by the Howard S. Marks Chair of Economic History and co…