Power and Plenty: Trade, War and the World Economy in the Second Millennium (Preface)

20 Pages Posted: 18 Apr 2007

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Robert Findlay

Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics

Kevin H. O'Rourke

University of Dublin, Trinity College; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)

Date Written: February 2007

Abstract

This book provides the first systematic, integrated, analytical account of the evolution of the international economy during the last millennium. It emphasizes the two-way interaction between trade and geopolitics, and the importance of such interactions for world economic development.

Suggested Citation

Findlay, Robert E. and O'Rourke, Kevin H., Power and Plenty: Trade, War and the World Economy in the Second Millennium (Preface) (February 2007). IIIS Discussion Paper No. 205, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=980643 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.980643

Robert E. Findlay

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