University of St Andrews

I-power event: workshop & seminar

Monday 23 November 2015

The Institute for Population, Wellbeing & Environment Research (I-POWER) are pleased to announce a workshop & seminar on Wednesday 2 December 2015 in the Forbes Room, Irvine Building

Workshop

12:00-13:00: Trade, Natural Resources and Sustainability

(Matthew Agarwala, Louis Dupuy, Eoin McLaughlin)

13:00 - Lunch

Seminar

13:10- 14:30: 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)