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Faculty of Economics


Research Projects

  • 2019: Craft Guilds Project
      'Ogilvie, S. (2019). The European Guilds: An Economic Analysis. Princeton, Princeton   University Press'
      The Ogilvie Guilds Databases
    • Guilds Database – Qualitative (12,051 observations)
    • Guilds Database – Quantitative (5,333 observations)
    • Guilds Database – Bibliography (1,032 bibliographical items)


  • 2013-2016: Wolfson / British Academy Research Professorship
      'Human Capital and Economic Outcomes in a European Developing Economy, c. 1600 - c. 1900'      About the Project
  • 2008-2012: ESRC Research Project
    'Human Well-Being and the "Industrious Revolution": Consumption, Gender and Social Capital in a German Developing Economy, 1600-1900'
      Project Web Page
  • 2005-2007: Leverhulme Trust Major Research Project
      'Economy, Gender, and Social Capital in the German Demographic Transition'      About the Project
  • 2001-2004: British Academy Research Readership Project
          'The Economic World of the Bohemian Serf, 1550-1750'      Project Publications
  • 1997-2000: Volkswagen Foundation Research Project
      'Social Structures in Bohemia, 1500-1800'     Project Publications

      Awarded the 'Central Europe and Anton Gindeley Prize 2004'
       (outstanding research project in partnership with Central and Eastern European scholars)