Call for Papers – Lse Economic History Thesis Workshop – Michaelmas Term 2015

The department of Economic History at LSE is now inviting papers for its Thesis workshop for Michaelmas Term 2015. The workshop runs weekly in term times on Wednesday from 5-6:30pm and is attended regularly by faculty and department research students. The format is a 30 minute presentation, usually on a paper at an advance stage of research and preparation, with a minimum of 30 minutes for questions and discussions.

The workshop is ideal for those in the final year of their PhD work who wish to expose their research to an audience of peers and senior academics and test ideas and methodologies prior to completion of their thesis.

To apply to speak in Michaelmas Term 2015 (September 24 – December 11, 2015), please submit an abstract of your paper (approx. 250 words) with details on methodology and sources to workshop convenors Bernardo Wjuniski (, Joe Lane ( and Leo Kukic ( by Sunday 28th June 2015. Please also indicate which dates you would be available to present, your thesis title, institutional affiliation and an expected submission date of your PhD. We will contact those applying by mid-July.