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    BT9 5EE Belfast

    United Kingdom

Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Queen's University Centre for Economic History is an interdisciplinary research centre based at Queen’s Management School. The Centre supports its members by coordinating research projects, providing a forum for interdisciplinary discussion, hosting research seminars and workshops with external speakers, and providing graduate training to the next generation of economic historians and historical economists.

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    Research Output

    Anthropometric History: Revisiting what’s in it for Ireland

    McLaughlin, E., Colvin, C. L. & Blum, M., 30 Mar 2020, In : Irish Economic and Social History.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
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    Predicting Takeover Targets: Long-run Evidence from the Netherlands

    de Jong, A. & Fliers, P. T., 28 Apr 2020, In : De Economist.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Datasets

    Three centuries of English crop yields, 1211 1491

    Campbell, B. (Creator), Livingstone, M. (Data Collector), Drewery, A. (Data Collector), Whittick, C. (Data Collector) & Yeates, E. (Data Manager), Queen's University Belfast, 2007


    Reframing Imperial War: database of photography by Felice Beato

    Reisz, E. (Creator) & Magowan, P. (Contributor), Queen's University Belfast, 01 Jun 2019



    AHRB Doctoral Studentship

    Davis, James (Recipient), 1998

    Prize: Other distinction

    AHRC Smithsonian Fellowship in Digital Scholarship

    Reisz, Emma (Recipient), 19 Nov 2018

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

    Alfred D. Chandler Visiting Scholar (Harvard Business School)

    Turner, John (Recipient), 2010

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively


    Doctoral Workshop

    Philip Fliers (Organiser)

    2020 → …

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    Business History (Journal)

    Chris Colvin (Editorial board member)

    Jan 2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    History and Economics Workshop

    Chris Colvin (Invited speaker), , Michael Aldous (Contributor), & David Paulson (Contributor)

    24 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Press / Media

    Op-ed on capital mobility during the interwar gold standard

    Chris Colvin & Philip Fliers


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Radio interview about the 1918 influenza pandemic

    Chris Colvin


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Op-ed about coronavirus and the 1918 influenza pandemic

    Chris Colvin & Eoin McLaughlin


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment


    Confronting the Productivity Challenge, LRI Roundtable

    John Turner (Participant) & Michael Aldous (Participant)

    Impact: Economic Impact, Public Policy Impact

    Information Revolutions

    Michael Aldous (Participant)

    Impact: Economic Impact