Congratulations to Charles Read (m. 2008) who recently the won three prizes at the annual conference of the Economic History Society. He won the Society's Thirsk-Feinstein PhD Dissertation Prize for the best PhD thesis in economic and social history completed at any university in the world in 2016; the T.S. Ashton Prize for the best article accepted in the Economic History Review in 2015 or 2016; and the New Research Prize (which Charles also won in 2014). These achievements makes him the only person in the 91 year history of the Economic History Society to have won all three of its major academic awards.
For more information, please visit: http://www.ehs.org.uk/events/nr-prize-winners.html