Plague, the Economy and Society: Northumberland and Durham c.1590-c.1700

Lead Research Organisation: London School of Economics & Pol Sci
Department Name: Economic History


My research aims to use more advanced techniques to understand the incidence and spread of plague in the early modern period. It will also attempt to understand more about the causes of plague and the effectiveness of human interventions to combat it. Finally, it will investigate the economic implications of plague for inequality and economic growth.


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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
ES/P000622/1 01/10/2017 30/09/2027
2311703 Studentship ES/P000622/1 30/09/2019 30/09/2022 Charles Udale