Where: David M. Rubenstein Leadership Hall, Fred W. Smith National Library
3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy. Mount Vernon, VA 22121
When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | 12:00 pm
Join us for lunch and compelling discussion with a member of our 2016-17 class of research fellows as he discusses his research topic A Merchant’s Republic: Independence, Depression, and the Development of American Capitalism, 1760-1807 A boxed lunch will be provided.
Miller is a Ph.D. candidate in history at the University of Virginia whose research examines the reformation of the American economy after independence from Great Britain. His work explores how a trans-regional cohort of merchant-entrepreneurs recreated commercial networks, domestic markets, and mechanisms of trust in the midst of post-Revolutionary economic, political, and social turmoil.
Scott is the recipient of James C. Rees Entrepreneurship Fellowship funded by the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
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