Dan Hoyer (Seshat Global History Databank) will present an online talk on February 26, 2021, 3PM-4PM (CET) via Zoom.
If you would like to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
About Dr. Dan Hoyer:
Daniel Hoyer is Project Manager of Seshat: Global History Databank and Part-Time Professor at the George Brown College Centre for Preparatory and Liberal Studies. He holds a PhD in Classics from New York University, where he studied economic and social development in the high Roman Empire. His current research employs comparative historical and social scientific methods to explore the causes and limiting factors to economic growth, societal development, and general well-being. In particular, he is interested in understanding the role of prosocial cultural traits in promoting equitable distribution of resources and limiting predatory activity in past societies.