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Modelling the Atlantic Economy: A Social Accounting Approach, 1850-1940

At a Glance
Date: Thursday 24 February 2011
Time: 4:30pm to 6pm
Location: Room S0.19, Social Sciences Building
Open To: Everyone
Cost: Free (registration required)
Summary: Professor Mark Thomas gives the first in a three-part lecture series on the use of social accounting in the study of the Atlantic economy.

Three public lectures will be given by Professor Mark Thomas, project director for the CAGE project: "Social Accounting in a Historical Context: Modelling the Altantic Economy 1850 -1940", which is being financed by the Leverhulme Trust.

The first lecture, "Modelling the Atlantic Economy: A Social Accounting Approach, 1850-1940", will discuss the advantages derived from the historical application of social accounting techniques for a deeper understanding of the patterns and processes of development in Britain, the United States and the Atlantic economy between 1850 and 1940.

For more information on the series, and to register to attend this lecture, visit the CAGE website.