APHES Award 2013

Conference paper awarded:

Torsten Arnold, "The Indo-Portuguese commerce in the sixteenth century: revision of the copper-pepper trade and the Carreira da Índia".

Jury panel report:

The jury panel justifies its decision on the attribution of the prize by the originality and relevancy of the work, the quality of the theoretical argumentation, as well as the narrative presented. The work is well written and structured, with a high degree of attention paid to details, such as the interrogations that the reader might have, demonstrating an attention to detail that enriches its conclusions.