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Unit of Economic History

Economic History studies how material conditions and opportunities for livelihood have affected social development over a long-term perspective. Thus, the dynamics of economic, social and political change is at the center of Economic History as a discipline.


Read more about education in Economic History on basic and advanced level.

Doctoral studies

Students learn to solve economic-historical research tasks and contribute to the development of new knowledge.

Research of unit of Economic History

Economic History at Umeå University study long run social and economic development.