S. 6.5. – General Average and the governance of maritime conflict in northern Europe

01 Jul 2020
14:00-15:30

S. 6.5. – General Average and the governance of maritime conflict in northern Europe

Chair: TBA

Gijs Dreijer (University of Exeter/Vrije Universiteit Brussel) – General Average and conflict management of foreign merchants in the Southern Low Countries (16th century)

Sabine Go (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam/University of Exeter) – Third party enforcement in an informal setting: GA in Amsterdam (late sixteenth-eighteenth centuries)

Lewis Wade (University of Exeter) – Absolutism as collaboration? Parisian insurers, General Average and the Ordonnance de la marine of 1681