Peter Mathias#


Peter Mathias
Sadly, this member passed away.
Email:pm314 'at' cam.ac.uk
Membership Number:298
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:HISTORY & ARCHAEOLOGY
Username:pmathias
Elected:1989




Peter Mathias passed away March 1, 2016.

Positions Held
  • 1987 - 1995 Master of Downing College, Oxford
  • 1968 - 1987 Chichele Professor of Economic History and Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford
  • 1955 - 1968 Fellow, Tutor, Director of Studies in History, Queen’s College, Cambridge, University Lecturer in History
  • 1948 - 1955 Undergraduate and Fellow, Jesus College, Cambridge


Fields of Scholarship
  • Economic history


Honours and Awards
  • Commander of the British Empire (CBE)
  • 1984 Doctor of Letters, Oxford
  • 1987 Doctor of Letters, Cambridge
  • 1987 Honorary Fellowship, Jesus College, Cambridge
  • 1995 Honorary Fellowship, Downing College, Cambridge
  • Honorary Degrees: University of Buckingham (1985), Birmingham (1988), Hull (1992), Warwick (1995), De *Montfort (1995), East Anglia (1999), Kansai, Japan (2006)
  • Honorary Doctorate: Russian Academy of Sciences (2003), Keio, Japan (2008)
  • 1977 Fellow, The British Academy
  • 1982 Foreign Member, Royal Danish Academy
  • 1988 Foreign Member, royal Belgian Academy
  • 1972 Fellow, Royal Historical Society
  • 1989 Member, Academia Europaea
  • Honorary President, International Economic History Association (President 1974-1978)
  • Vice-President, Economic History Society (President 1989-92)
  • Business Archives Council (Chairman 1968-72, President 1984-95)
  • 1979 - 1989 Honorary Treasurer, British Academy
  • 1987 - 1999 Vice-President, International Economic History Institute, ‘Datini’, Prato, Italy


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