IMC 2017: Sessions

Session 1636: A Question of Time, II: Production, Market, and Consumption, 13th-16th Centuries

Thursday 6 July 2017, 11.15-12.45

Organisers:Laura Righi, Dipartimento di Lettere e Filosofia, Università degli Studi di Trento
María Viu Fandos, Departamento de Historia Medieval, Ciencias y Técnicas Historiográficas y Estudios Árabes e Islámicos, Universidad de Zaragoza
Moderator/Chair:Bart Lambert, Department of History, University of York
Paper 1636-aNatural Dyes in the Middle Ages: From Farming Cycles to Market
(Language: English)
Mathieu Harsch, Dipartimento di Scienze storiche geografiche e dell’antichità, Università degli Studi di Padova
Index terms: Daily Life, Economics - Urban
Paper 1636-bThe Saffron Trade in Catalonia in the 15th Century: The Exportation by German Trading Companies from the Commercial Zone of Barcelona, 1420-1462
(Language: English)
Iván Casado Novas, Departament d'Història i Arqueologia, Universitat de Barcelona
Index terms: Economics - General, Economics - Trade
Paper 1636-cFrom Production to Consumption: Time and Places of Alum Trade between the Late Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period
(Language: English)
David Igual Luis, Departamento de Historia, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Albacete
Enrico Basso, Dipartimento di Lingue e letterature straniere e culture moderne, Università di Torino
Didier Boisseuil, Département d'histoire et d'archéologie, Université François-Rabelais, Tours
Index terms: Economics - General, Economics - Trade

The following session is the second one of three panels organised to put together different researches currently developed on various aspects of late medieval economy (production, market, consumption and etc.) under the guiding line of a single concept: Time. This second encounter will be centered in the study of specific products of late medieval economy, their transformation and posterior commercialization. Goods that recquired strategic disposal of investiments and attention towards seasonality.