Monday, March 13, 2017
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
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.
Co-sponsored by the Watson Institute's China Initiative, History, Comparative Literature, Classics and East Asia Colloquium.