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Sabine Go is an assistant professor at the department of Accounting of the VU. She obtained her PhD at the Vrije Universiteit in 2009.

Research

My research is focused on the emergence and development of economic institutions during early modern times in the Low Countries. My current research concerns the occurrence and evolution of contract enforcement mechanisms and the way these have affected economic development in general and behaviour of parties to an industry in particular.

Prizes and Awards

- Received a Grant as PI from NWO (Internationalisering in de Geesteswetenschappen) for the project "Risky Business: Pricing, Governance, and integration in European Insurance Markets, c 1400- c 1870".  The project is a collaboration with Dr Giovanni Ceccarelli (University of Parma) and Dr Adrian Leonard (University of Cambridge).

- Awarded the Charles Wendell Research Grant of the New Netherland Institute, Albany, New York, USA.

- Member at the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Princeton, New Jersey, USA (fall semester 2018)

- Received an ERC Consolidator Grant as a member of a team led by Professor Maria Fusaro from the University of Exeter to investigate the development of legislation and procedures concerning 'averij grosse' during the early modern period.

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VAWO (Academic Union) - Board of Amsterdam section

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insurance Social Sciences
chamber Social Sciences
commerce Social Sciences
conflict resolution Social Sciences
eighteenth century Social Sciences
grant Social Sciences
governance Social Sciences
Amsterdam Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2005 2018

[Introduction] Preface

Brandon, P., Go, S. C. P. J. & Verstegen, S. W., 2018, Navigating History: Economy, Society, Knowledge, and Nature: Essays in Honour of Prof.Dr. C.A. Davids. Brandon, P., Go, S. & Verstegen, W. (eds.). Leiden: Brill, p. XI-XIII 3 p. (Library of Economic History; vol. 11).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingForeword/postscriptAcademic

Assurances et avarie

Go, S. C. P. J., 2018, Dictionnaire des Pays-Bas au Siècle d'or: De l'Union d"Utrecht à la Paix d'Utrecht (1579-1713). Secretan, C. & Frijhoff, W. (eds.). Paris: CNRS Éditions, p. 50-52 3 p. (CNRS Dictionnaires).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryAcademic

Banque d'Amsterdam: Wisselbank, ou Banque d'Escompte

Go, S. C. P. J., 2018, Dictionnaire des Pays-Bas au Siècle d'or: De l'Union d'Utrecht à la Paix d'Utrecht (1579-1713). Secretan, C. & Frijhoff, W. (eds.). CNRS Éditions, p. 58-59 2 p. (CNRS Dictionnaires).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryAcademic

Keeping Risk at Bay: Risk Management and Insurance in Eighteenth-century Dutch Whaling

Go, S. C. P. J. & Bruijn, J., Oct 2018, Navigating History: Economy, Society, Knowledge, and Nature: Essays in Honour of Prof. Dr. C.A. Davids. Brandon, P., Go, S. & Verstegen, W. (eds.). Leiden: Brill, p. 146-169 24 p. (Library of Economic History; vol. 11).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Navigating History: Economy, Society, Knowledge, and Nature: Essays in Honour of Prof. Dr. C.A. Davids

Brandon, P. (ed.), Go, S. C. P. J. (ed.) & Verstegen, S. W. (ed.), Oct 2018, Leiden: Brill. 376 p. (Library of Economic History; vol. 11)

Research output: Book / ReportBook editingAcademic

Panorama
History
Dams
Economic History
Knowledge Society

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Lecture / Presentation

Prizes

insurance
grant
fourteenth century
market
world trade

Membership School of Historical Studies

S.C. Go (Recipient), 2018

PrizeAcademic

Mr Peter Rogaar Fellowship

S.C. Go (Recipient), 1 Feb 2015

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