Professor Richard Smith

Emeritus Professor of Historical Geography and Demography and Fellow of Downing College, University of Cambridge. Professor Smith is a Historical Demographer and Historical Population Geographer, working on the history of marriage patterns in medieval and early modern Europe, the long-term development of mortality patterns in England and Europe and the impact of welfare practices on demographic and economic behaviour.

Recent Past Lectures
Part of a conference

John Graunt, the law of decline and the origins of urban historical demography

Professor Richard Smith
Thursday, 29 November 2012 - 12:30PM