Degree: Ph.D, Yale University
College: St Antony's
Tel.: 01865 271955
Office: Rm 233 (Phase I, 2nd floor)
Manor Road Building Oxford OX1 3UQ
Website: Personal Website
Latest working papers
Associate Professor in Economic History
Economic History, Development Economics.
Summary: Topics of my current papers include: the role of ecologically-driven gains from trade in the development of pre-colonial states; the high prevalence and rapid disappearance of African polygamy; the role of environmental shocks in the dynamics of the slave trade, and; the adaptation of property rights to trade before colonial rule.
- MSc Development - Development Modules: Foundation of Development
- UG British Economic History since 1870 (Convenor)