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Medieval Finance Network
Online Spring Workshop
9am – 12 noon (GMT) Thursday 12 January 2023
9.00 - 9.05 Welcome and introduction (Dr Tanja Skambraks, University of Mannheim)
9.05 - 9.20 Chris Budleigh, Birkbeck College, University of London, 'Currency Debasement and Reform in the 11th Century Byzantine Empire'
9.20 - 9.35 Dr Matthias Berlandi, University of Utrecht, 'A Quantitative Analysis of the English and Baltic Grain Trade’.
9.35 - 9.50 Dr Nils Bock, University of Munster, 'Entangled War Finance around 1300: Paris, Rome, Florence'
9.50 - 10.10 Questions (chaired by Dr Tanja Skambraks)
10.10 - 10.30 Break
10.30 - 10.45 Dr Fabrizio Alias, University of Sassari - PRIN Loc-Glob, 'A Royal Investigation of Customs Duties in the Crown of Aragon (1346)'
10.45 - 11.00 Dr Sandra de la Torre Gonzalo, University of Valladolid, 'Financing a New Political Project: Newcomers and the Deputation of the Kingdom of Aragon in the 15th Century'
11.00 - 11.15 Dr Marco Conti, University of Bordeaux-Montaigne, 'Studying Medieval Tax Evasion: Some Reflections on the Bologna Case (13th - 14th centuries)'
11.15 - 11.35 Questions (chaired by Dr Jaco Zuijderduijn, Lund University)
11.35 - 11.55 General discussion and update on research, conferences etc. (chaired by Dr Jaco Zuijderduijn)
11.55 - 12.00 Concluding remarks (Dr Tanja Skambraks)