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Curriculum Vitae (January 2010)
Global Economic History, Very Long Run Economic Growth.
International comparisons of growth and productivity performance since 1870: Britain compared with India, Japan and China; Pan-European economic history; Britain compared with the United States and Germany
Long run economic growth and development before 1870: The Great Divergence of living standards between Europe and Asia; Factor prices and long run economic development; Reconstructing the national income of Britain and Holland, 1270-1870; Indian GDP before 1870
Course Leader, Economics & Economic History
CAGE: Research Theme Leader (long run economic growth and development)
CEPR Economic History Initiative
I am co-ordinator with Kevin O'Rourke of the CEPR Economic History Initiative. One of the EHI's activities is an EU-funded project: Historical Patterns of Economic Development (HI-POD).
Economic History Review
I am editor, with Steve Hindle, of the Economic History Review.