University of St Andrews

I-POWER Seminar to be presented by Professor Ewout Frankema

The Institute for Population, Well-being and Environment Research (I-Power) is delighted to welcome Professor Ewout Frankema, (University of Wageningen) who will be presenting the I-POWER Seminar.

The event will take place in the Forbes Room, Irvine Building, from 1.10 - 2.30 pm on Wednesday, 2 December 2015.


An Economic Rationale for the African Scramble: The Commercial Transition and the Commodity Price Boom of 1845-1885

Ewout Frankema  (Professor of Rural and Environmental History, University of  Wageningen)