LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE

DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC HISTORY

 

SEMINAR ON THE COMPARATIVE ECONOMIC HISTORY

OF AFRICA, ASIA AND LATIN AMERICA

 

SPECIAL MICHAELMAS TERM PROGRAMME 2000

All meetings Tuesdays, 17.15-18.45 in Room S78 at LSE.

 

21 NOVEMBER: William Gervase Clarence-Smith (SOAS), >From coerced to free labour in world cocoa production, 1760s -1914=.

 

28 NOVEMBER: Gareth Austin (LSE), >From coerced to free labour in Asante (Ghana) cocoa production, 1908-c1950=.

 

5 DECEMBER: Chibuike Uche (University of Nigeria), >Credit for the Africans: the demand for a central bank in the Gold Coast Colony=.

 

 

Financial support is provided by the Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines.

 

PAPERS OR OUTLINES MAY BE DISTRIBUTED IN ADVANCE, as an e-mail attachment where possible (send requests to k.g.deng@lse.ac.uk) and on the UK History & Economic Development Group website:

http://www.mailbase.ac.uk/lists/hedg/files/

Paper copies will normally be available for collection a few days in advance from a tray outside Room C.419.