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'Economic History Review' Workshop: Inequality
The editors of the Economic History Review invite you to join a workshop on inequality, which will take place virtually via Zoom at 15:00-17:00 (UK time), on Tuesday, 22 June 2021.

The workshop will discuss three recent papers and their implications for further research in the field:

Inequality, living standards, and growth: two centuries of economic development in Mexico
Ingrid Bleynat (KCL), Amílcar E. Challú (Bowling Green State University) & Paul Segal (KCL and LSE)
Published online: 22 November 2020,

Two worlds of female labour: gender wage inequality in western Europe, 1300–1800
Alexandra de Pleijt & Jan Luiten van Zanden (Utrecht University)
Published online: 6 January 2021,

The anatomy of Britain’s interwar super-rich: reconstructing the 1928/9 ‘millionaire’ population
Peter Scott (University of Reading)
Published online: 16 December 2020,

Discussants are Guido Alfani, Neil Cummins and Branko Milanovic.

The workshop will include short presentations by the authors followed by comments from the discussants and then an open discussion.

Note that attendee numbers are limited to 100.

If you would like to become a member of the EHS, you can join online via our website:

Jun 22, 2021 03:00 PM in London

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