Symposium & Masterclass - Economies, public finances and the impact of institutional change

symposium Groningen 2

Towards a comparative approach of regions in the medieval and early-modern Low Countries and its neighbouring territories
University of Groningen, Friday 8th and Saturday 9th of June, 2012



The symposium is meant to place the current debate on the interaction between economies, institutions and public finances in the late-medieval and early-modern Low Countries in a wider, regional comparative framework. Organization: Rudolf A.A. Bosch MA & dr. Remi van Schaïk (University of Groningen).

Registration deadline: 10 May, 2012
Available places for this symposium are limited; registration via the online registration form on the symposium website.


Prior to the symposium, on Thursday afternoon, June 7, 2012,  14.00-17.00 h,  the Onderzoekschool Mediëvistiek organizes a Masterclass for Research Master and PhD students led by dr. Jord Hanus (University of Antwerp, Centre for Urban History), entitled ´Regional comparisons of the interaction between economic and institutional developments´. For more information see the symposium website, for registration for the Massterclass please contact the Onderzoekschool Mediëvistiek (