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Meeting Capitalism in Mid-Nineteenth-Century Pest (Hungary)

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Friday, November 08, 2019
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3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Dr. Halmos Károly Béla

How did the new enterprises associated with capitalism transform the economy and businesses in a nineteenth-century European city? This workshop explores this problem for the old commercial center of the Astro-Hungarian Empire in Pest, Hungary. A workshop that examines primary sources and the methods of modern economic history at the community level.

Light refreshments will be served.

Contact: Jamal Quick