Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

China/Rome Forum on Economic History

Monday, March 13, 2017

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Joukowsky Forum

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Join this comparative forum on Chinese and Greco-Roman economic histories.

Richard Von Glahn (UCLA) will present his new book, The Economic History of China From Antiquity to the Nineteenth Century (2016).  Walter Scheidel (Classics, Stanford) and Joe McDermott (Chinese History, Cambridge) will respond.

Please also join a lunch discussion on early modern Chinese economic history with Joe McDermott and Richard Von Glahn, 12-1.30pm, Peter Green House 104, 79 Brown Street.

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