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Welcome to my personal home page. From time to time I will be posting  papers and details about forthcoming events, including lectures, talks and other public engagements. For questions, comments or anything else, feel free to email me. Dates for CAMHIST Seminar meetings may be found here and on the Clare Hall website. 

co-edited with Pat Hudson, has been released


  • Paris, France, 19 February 2016, talk at Sciences Po
  • Reading, UK, 8 May 2015, talk at the Centre for Economic History
  • Budapest, Hungary, 18 March 2015, public lecture at the CEU Institute for Advanced Study
  • Mexico City, Mexico, 17 February 2015, keynote address to the AMHE Third Economic History Conference
  • Washington D.C., USA, 5-7 December 2014, talk at the 'Taxation for Redistribution' workshop at the GHI
  • Leipzig, Germany, 6 July 2014, talk at the University of Leipzig, Bibliotheca Albertina 
  • Cologne, Germany, January-March 2014, lectures at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies
  • Barcelona, Spain, 8 October 2013, talk at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona
  • London, UK, 4-5 September 2013, roundtable on Measurement in economic history at the London School of Economics
  • Pretoria, South Africa, 22-24 August 2013, talk at the Human Economy Conference
  • Genoa, Italy, 9 July 2013, talk at the History Department 
  • Milan, Italy, 24 May 2013, talk at the Braudel Conference, Università Bocconi
  • Geneva, Switzerland, April 2013, talk at the Department of Anthropology and Sociology of Development, The Graduate Institute
  • Geneva, Switzerland, April 2013, talk at the International History Department, The Graduate Institute
  • Cologne, Germany, 24 January 2013, public lecture at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies
  • Oslo, Norway, 18 December 2012, Perspectives and methodologies in economic and business history workshop at the BI Business School

Means and Ends - Francesco Boldizzoni