Friday, February 9, 2018 at 9:15am to 5:45pm
Huntington Library, Smith Board Room 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA
"Political Economy in Britain’s Atlantic Empire, c. 1500-1800: Geography, Practices, and Politics"
Please RSVP by Tuesday, January 6, 2018 to receive lunch.
Welcome and opening remarks
Philip Stern, Duke University
"Circles of Commerce: Spatial Thought and the Political Economies of Seventeenth-Century English Expansion"
Hannah Farber, Columbia University
"Where Do You Get Your Insurance?: Oceans, Nation, and the Political Problem of Marine Underwriting"
Asheesh Siddique, University of Southern California
"George Chalmers and the Archives of Imperial Political Economy"
Lunch provided to those who complete the RSVP form by Tuesday, January 6, 2018.
Fidel J. Tavárez, University of Chicago
"The Spanish Monarchy as an Imperial Machine, c. 1740-1796"
Jonathan Eacott, University of California, Riverside
"Leveraging Outside the Lines: India and the Economy of the English Atlantic"
Elizabeth Cross, Florida State University
"The Geopolitics of Monopoly: The French East India Company and the Political Economy of the Eighteenth-Century French Empire"
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra, University of Texas at Austin
Vanessa Ogle, University of California, Berkeley
Peter C. Mancall, University of Southern California
Jacob Soll, University of Southern California
The USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute thanks Linda and Harlan Martens for their support of the Economic History Forum.