- 28 May 2020, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pmWebinarThe conventional theory about the origin of the state is that the adoption of farming led to an increase in productivity, which led to food surplus. Luigi and his co-authors challenge this theory and propose that hierarchy arose due to the shift to dependence on appropriable cereal grains.
- Quantitative History Webinar Series: the Influence of Ancestral Lifeways on Indiv Econ Outcomes in Sub-Saharan Africa30 Apr 2020, 9:00 am – 10:30 am HKTWebinarMotivated by a large literature in the social sciences stressing the effect of an early transition to agriculture on current economic performance at the country level, Stylianos & his team focus on Africa, where they can explore the effect of the historical lifeways of one's forefathers.
- 23 Apr 2020, 10:00 am – 11:30 am HKTWebinarQuantitative History Webinar Series by Jared Rubin on Ideological Entrepreneurs, Multiplex Network Diffusion, and the Spread of Radical Innovations: Martin Luther’s Role in the Early Reformation
- 13 Dec 2019, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm HKTAsia Global Institute , The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
- Doing Business With Your Fellow Buddhists: The Credit System Underlying Sino-japanese Trade, 1100-127030 Oct 2019, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pmAsia Global Institute, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong KongEconomic History Workshop Series
- 16 Jul 2019, 8:00 am – 17 Jul 2019, 6:00 pmLongfor Learning Centre, Yantai, Shandong, China
- Economic History Workshop - Social Mobility in the Long Run: A Temporal Analysis of China from 1300 to 190027 May 2019, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pmAsia Global Institute, 3/F, Main Buildin, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong KongEconomic History Workshop Series invites researchers in the field of economic history to present their research on various regions. These workshops are organized by Asia Global Institute and Faculty of Business and Economics of HKU.
- 03 May 2019, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pmAsia Global Institute, HKU, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
- Economic History Workshop Wars, Local Political Institutions, & Fiscal Capacity: Evidence from Six Centuries of Germany18 Apr 2019, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pmAsia Global Institute, HKU, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong