|Course level||Advanced Bachelor/Master, open to PhD staff and professionals|
|Recommended course combination||Session 1: The Economics of Urbanization |
Session 3: Impact of An Empire
|Session 2||14 July to 28 July 2018
|Co-ordinating lecturer||Prof. Karel Davids
|Other lecturers||Prof. Inger Leemans, Dr Pepijn Brandon and guests
|Form(s) of tuition||Interactive seminars, lectures, excursions|
|Form(s) of assessment||Presentation, short paper|
At the end of this course you will:
Key articles and other resources will be provided at the start of the course.
Karel Davids is professor of Economic and Social History at the Vrije Universiteit. He worked at the universities of Leiden and Rotterdam and was visiting professor at Columbia University and visiting scholar at the New School for Social Research in New York.
"How does capitalism work ? How does it affect people's lives ? It is exciting to deal with these urgent questions in history and contemporary society"