If you have adopted An Economic History of Europe -
Knowledge, Institutions and Growth, 600 to the Present by Karl Gunnar Persson as a textbook,
you can request slides (.ppt) of the lectures.
Please send your request directly to: karlgunnar dot persson at econ dot ku dot dk.
As an example of the style and substance of the slides, you can look at the
presentation of Lecture 1 (updated version), and
There are 12 presentations in all (see list below).
Please, note that these presentations are for class-room use only.
Suggestions for improvements are most welcome!
Does History matter?
Download slides for a lecture about the impact of past technological levels on the present.
Look at the recent article by Coming, Easterley and Gong (AEJ, 2010), and
download the dataset.