Centre for Economic History


Public Lecture Alert: William Coleman on Adam Smith

On 23rd March 2023 William Coleman will deliver a Goldsmith Lecture entitled “Adam Smith’s Case Against the British Empire”, as a part of a global series of events supported by the University of Glasgow to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the birth of the acclaimed Scottish “founding father of economics”.

This in-person event will take place on Thursday 23rd March 5.30pm – 7.00pm; venue TBA


The Centre has a quarterly newsletter that provides information about recent and upcoming events in the region and beyond. 

The current issue is available at this link: Issue 41, January 2023

Previous issues can be found in the Newsletter archive link