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.
Call for Papers: Long-Run Perspectives on Crime and Conflict
QUCEH invites submissions to an interdisciplinary workshop on the economics and history of crime and conflict, to take place at Crumlin Road Gaol on Friday 12 September 2014. The deadline for this call is Friday 18 July 2014.
More details can be found here.
Book Launch and Inaugural Lecture
Speaker: John Turner, Professor of Finance and Financial History, QUB
Title: Banking in Crises: The Rise and Fall of British Banking Stability
Date and time: 11 September 2014, 17:00-18:00
Location: Isdell Courtyard, Riddel Hall
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. 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 has joined Queen’s as a Lecturer in Economics from the University of Oxford, where he is 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.