Bas van Bavel

Titels Prof. dr.
Initials B.J.P.
Main position Faculteitshoogleraar UU
Disciplines Modern and contemporary history
  Middle Ages
Chair Transities van economie en samenleving
Domain Humanities
Membership Member
Since 2013
Chair of Social Sciences and Humanities
Member of Humanities
Member of Social Sciences Council
Employed by Universiteit Utrecht, Faculteit Geesteswetenschappen
Departement Geschiedenis, Afdeling Economische en Sociale Geschiedenis
Drift 6
3512 BS Utrecht
tel.  030 253 6472
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Bas van Bavel whose innovative and interdisciplinary research has given us a new perspective on the economic history of the Middle Ages. His research covers the early Middle Ages to the Modern Age and stretches from the Low Countries to Iraq. Van Bavel’s analysis of the pre-industrial economy has fundamentally changed our view of the role of markets.