Historical Social Mobility Seminar

Speaker: various

Please note this seminar will take place online

Papers and speakers for this seminar will be:

  • 'Family Background, Exam Performance, and the Appointment and Promotion of Qing Civil Officials, 1830-1912' by Cameron Campbell (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
  • 'Marriage choices and Social Homogamy through 19th and 20th centuries: the case of Milan' by Giulia Corti (University of Trento)
  • 'The Shadow of Peasant Past: Seven Generations of Inequality Persistence in Northern Sweden' by Martin Hällsten (Stockholm University) with Martin Kolk

The Historical Social Mobility Seminar series for Michaelmas Term 2020 is convened by Per Engzell, Giacomo Gabbuti and Juliana Jaramillo-Echeverri. For more information on the series this term, please email