Tawney Lecture 2012: Historian, measure thyself! Innovation in the social sciences and economic history
Authors/Speakers/Subjects: Professor Sir Roderick Floud
Published Date: 08 May 2013
Duration: 56 minutes, 15 seconds
Economic history, part of the service economy, is a useful case-study for the concept of innovation in the social sciences. The lecture discusses the origins of recent innovations in the subject, in the context of the great importance now attached to stimulating innovation in the British and European economies.