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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)


Professor Sheilagh Ogilvie

Professor of Economic History

Research Group:
Economic History

CV: Curriculum Vitae

Contact Details
Room: 22
Office Hours: email appointment