Welcome to Queen's University Centre for Economic History
Queen's University Centre for Economic History (QUCEH) is an interdisciplinary research centre based at Queen's University Management School, Queen's University Belfast. It brings together faculty and graduate students working on the economic study of the past from across the university and elsewhere.
Why Ireland Starved After Three Decades
2 May 2014
Speakers: Peter Solar, Cormac Ó Gráda, Liam Kennedy and Joel Mokyr
New Hires in Economic History
Matthias Blum will be joining Queen's as a Lecturer in Economics in September 2014 from Technische Universität München, where he is currently a postdoc in the Department of Agricultural and Food Economics. He holds a PhD in Economics from Universität Tübingen and his research interests are development economics and economic history, especially anthropometric history.
Alan de Bromhead will be joining Queen’s as a Lecturer in Economics in July 2014 from the University of Oxford, where he is currently completing his DPhil in Economic and Social History. His research interests are in economic history, political economy and globalisation.
Alan Fernihough has joined Queen's as a Lecturer in Economics from Trinity College Dublin, where he was a postdoc at the Institute for International Integration Studies. He holds a PhD in Economics from University College Dublin and his research interests include economic history, demography and economic growth.
Recent research by QUCEH members