World Economics Authors

Patrick O'Brien

Patrick OPatrick O'Brien, FBA is an emeritus Professor of economic history at LSE where he current covened a network investigating economic outcomes that flowed from the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, 1793-1815. His research and publications have been concerned with comparative long term economic development for a wide range of European, Middle Eastern and Asian Economies.

Papers Published in World Economics:

       Why Maddison was Wrong
       Quantifying the Quantifiable
       China’s GDP Per Capita from the Han Dynasty to Communist Times