Paul Bairoch

Born of Jewish parents who emigrated from Poland, Paul Bairoch (Antwerp, 24 July 1930 – Geneva, 12 February 1999) was one of the great post-war economic historians who specialised in global economic history, urban history and historical demography. He published or co-authored more than two dozen books and 120 scholarly articles. Continue Reading »

Economics and World History: Myths and Paradoxes
Cities and Economic Development: From the Dawn of History to the Present
The Economic Development of the Third World Since 1900

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