Welcome to the Department of History at the University of Pennsylvania. Over thirty historians in the standing faculty with a broad range of research specialties advance our understanding of the past.

Upcoming Events

Joint Meeting: Penn Economic History Forum and Russian History and Culture Workshop

Banking Markets Integration in the Russian Empire from the 1870s to 1910s
Sofya Salomantina, Moscow Lomonosov State University

Apr 3, 2020 at | College Hall 209

Penn Economic History Forum

A Country is a Company: Foreign Debt Vultures, Venture Capitalists, and the Financial Origins of the 19th Century
Marc Flandreau, University of Pennsylvania

Apr 17, 2020 at | College Hall 209