HIPOD (Historical Patterns of Development and Underdevelopment) Final Conference
10 - 10 September 2012, Residence Palace, 155 Rue de la Loi, 1040 Brussels
Presentations by leading academics will examine the seven themes of the HIPOD project:
• Establishing the basic parameters of the European development transition from c.1300
• Quantifying the relative long-run development of Europe versus Asia
• Quantifying African and Latin American economic performance in the long run
• Understanding Europe’s transition to modern economic growth
• Gender, demography and development
• Core-periphery relationships: implications for the core
• Core-periphery relationships: implications for the periphery, and how it should catch up
This meeting will present officials in the European Commission and other participants with ideas from the research undertaken as part of the HIPOD Programme in each of the seven topics.
The HIPOD project (‘Historical Patterns of Development and Underdevelopment: Origins and Persistence of the Great Divergence) is funded by the European Commission's FP7 Programme.
- Steve Broadberry
- Residence Palace, 155 Rue de la Loi, 1040 Brussels
- Open attendance
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