Economic and Social History Seminar

Seminar dr. James A. Robinson. Photographer: Bas van Hattum
ESH Seminar with James Robinson (1 September 2014)

The Economic and Social History research group of Utrecht University annually organises two series of seminars, one in spring and one in fall. Papers on a range of different topics related to economic and social history, from antiquity to recent times, are presented by scholars from within and outside the Netherlands.

All seminars start at 12.00 and will continue until 13.00. The programme of the most recent seminar series can be found below, previous presentations can be found in the archive.


Please send an e-mail to or if you have any questions about the seminars. 

Programme Fall 2018




6 Sept.

Stijlkamer (Janskerkhof)

Prof. Jan Luiten van Zanden

20 Sept.

Sweelinckzaal (Drift 21)


4 Oct.

Ravensteynzaal (Kromme Nieuwegracht 80)


18 Oct.

Stijlkamer (Janskerkhof)


1 Nov.

Sweelinckzaal (Drift 21)


15 Nov.

Sweelinckzaal (Drift 21)


29 Nov.

Stijlkamer (Janskerkhof)


13 Dec.

Stijlkamer (Janskerkhof)



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