2nd EINITE Project Workshop

2nd EINITE Project Workshop

Economic Inequality and Cultural Change: Lessons from History


November 21, 2014 3:00pm


Room N02 Piazza Sraffa 13

Università Bocconi, Milano


Registration required at www.unibocconi.it/eventi



Welcome Address

Guido Alfani Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Public Policy, Università Bocconi, and EINITE


Chair Richard Smith, University of Cambridge


What To Do with the Super-Rich? The Social Position of the Wealthiest in Theory and in Practice, 13th-18th Centuries

Guido Alfani, Roberta Frigeni, and Ross Macmillan, Università Bocconi


Rich and Poor in Western Europe ca. 1375-1475. The Political Paradox of Material Wellbeing

Samuel Cohn, University of Glasgow


Market, Risks and Inequality in Renaissance Florence

Giovanni Ceccarelli, University of Parma


Common Good, Public Debt and the Political Utility of Economic Inequality (14th-16th Centuries)

Giacomo Todeschini, University of Trieste


In-Aequalitas: A database of texts about inequality (ca. 400-1830)

Roberta Frigeni, Università Bocconi


Download the workshop poster and invitation.


For more information, contact the Dondena Centre

tel. + 39 02 5836.5384
















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