Seminars and Research
Economic History Workshop 2013-2014
The seminar series are supported by the generosity of Vanderbilt alumni K. Terry Dornbush (BA ’55), Joe L. Roby (BA ’61), and Douglas Grey (BE ’83)
Economic History Workshop coordinator: Claudia Rei
All seminars will take place in room 218, Calhoun Hall from 4:00-5:20pm (unless otherwise noted)
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Mario Crucini, Vanderbilt University
"Geographic Barriers to Commodity Price Integration: Evidence from US Cities and Swedish Towns, 1732-1860"
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Leah Boustan, University of California-Los Angeles
"Competition in the Promise Land"
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Eugene N. White, Rutgers University
"A Lifeboat Rescue for a “SIFI” The Banque de France and the Crisis of 1889"
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
204 Calhoun Hall
Vasiliki Fouka, Universitat Pompeu Fabra
"Language Policies and Immigrant Identity: Germans in the US During WWI"