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Name Errietta Bissa
Position Senior Lecturer
Institutional Affiliation University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Latitude 52.113522
Longitude -4.082160
Research Interests

The Greek economy, particularly state intervention in trade. Universal historiography, particularly Diodoros. Sexuality and gender in the ancient world. Slavery in classical Athens. The Athenian epimeletai accounts.


Studies on Wealth in the Ancient World, co-edited with Dr. Federico Santangelo [2016, BICS supplement].

‘Wealth and Monopoly in the Polis’, in Studies on Wealth in the Ancient World, ed. F. Santangelo and E. Bissa.

‘Man, Woman or Myth? Gender-bending in Lucian’s Dialogues of the Courtesans’, Materiali e discussioni per l'analisi dei testi classici. 2013.

“Diodorus’ Good Statesman and State Revenue” in Liddel, P. & Fear, A. Historiae Mundi. Studies in Universal History . Duckworth 2010

Governmental Intervention in Foreign Trade in Archaic and Classical Greece Brill 2009

“Investment Patterns in the Laurion Mining Industry in the Fourth Century BCE” Historia Zeitschrift für alte Geschichte 56.3 (2008)

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