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Maurits den Hollander, MA

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    5037 DE Tilburg


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Maurits den Hollander (MA) graduated in Medieval History at Leiden University, with a thesis on comparative cultures of accountability in Scotland and Holland between 1477 and 1515. His research interests span a broad range of financial, political and institutional topics. Currently, Maurits is working on a PhD in Legal History at the Department of Public Law and Governance of Tilburg University as part of the ERC-funded project Coherence in Law Through Legal Scholarship (CLLS). His research focusses on the social and economic effects of insolvency legislation in 17th century Amsterdam.

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Education/Academic qualification

History, Master’s Degree, Leiden University

1 Sep 201531 Aug 2017

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auditing Social Sciences
chamber Social Sciences
audit Social Sciences
responsibility Social Sciences
Law Social Sciences
historian Social Sciences
history Social Sciences
bureaucracy Social Sciences

Research Output 2018 2019

  • 2 Article
  • 1 Web publication/site

On the relations between law and history

den Hollander, M., 17 Apr 2019, In : Forum Historiae Iuris. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
legal system

Comparative cultures of accountability: The Scottish Exchequer and the Audit Chamber of Holland between 1477 and 1515

den Hollander, M., Dec 2018, In : Comparative Legal History. 6, 2, p. 158-183 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Liefde voor de archieven: Een historische sensatie? – Van manuscript tot scan-on-demand

den Hollander, M., 4 Oct 2018

Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/siteOther research output

Open Access

Prizes / Recognition


M. den Hollander (Recipient), 2017