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historical perspective Earth & Environmental Sciences
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Research Output 2012 2019

Africa and the Demographic Consequences of the Columbian Exchange

Frankema, E., 23 Jan 2019, In : Asian Review of World Histories. 7, 1-2, p. 66-79

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

slave trade
population development
2 Citations (Scopus)

Africa rising? A historical perspective

Frankema, E. & van Waijenburg, M., 1 Oct 2018, In : African Affairs. 117, 469, p. 543-568

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

historical perspective
Open Access
3 Citations (Scopus)

An Economic Rationale for the West African Scramble? The Commercial Transition and the Commodity Price Boom of 1835-1885

Frankema, E. H. P., Williamson, J. G. & Woltjer, P. J., Mar 2018, In : Journal of Economic History. 78, 1, p. 231-267

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Commodity prices
West Africa

Deindustrialization in East Africa: textile production in an era of globalization and colonization, c. 1830-1940

Frederick, K., 2018, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 200 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WUAcademic

Open Access

Projects 2012 2019


An Introduction to the African Commodity Trade Database, 1730-2010

Frankema, E. (Creator), Woltjer, P. J. (Creator), Dalrymple-Smith, A. E. (Creator), Bulambo, L. (Creator), Wageningen University, 17 Nov 2017


Activities 2012 2017

Workshop on Global Commodities & Africa in the Long 19th Century, 1770s-1930s

E.H.P. Frankema (Speaker), P.J. Woltjer (Contributor), J.G. Williamson (Contributor)
19 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in or organising a workshop, seminar, course

Africa and the great divergence

E.H.P. Frankema (Invited speaker)
21 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Journal of Economic History (Journal)

E.H.P. Frankema (Editorial board member)
1 Jan 201731 Dec 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Colonial Roots of Divergence? The development of fiscal states in Africa and Asia, 1850-1960

E.H.P. Frankema (Invited speaker)
25 May 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

The Cambridge Economic History of The Modern World Conference

E.H.P. Frankema (Speaker)
8 Jul 201710 Jul 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in or organising a conference

Press / Media

Ontdekking van Hispaniola

Ewout Frankema


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Ewout Frankema over de ongelijkheid in de wereld

Ewout Frankema


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Protesten in Ethiopië.

Ewout Frankema


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Honger lijden in failliet Venezuela

Ewout Frankema


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment