Christopher M. Meissner
University of California
Christopher Meissner is associate professor of Economics at the University of California, Davis. His research focuses on the economic history of the international economy particularly between 1870 and 1913. He is also a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) in the Development of the American Economy (DAE) program. Previous to joining the faculty at Davis, Meissner was at the Faculty of Economics at Cambridge University. In Cambridge he was the Director of Studies in Economics and a Fellow of King's College. He has held visiting scholar positions at the International Monetary Fund and Harvard. He was also a Houblon Norman fellow at the Bank of England. Meissner has consulted for Development Strategies UK, the World Bank and Acadametrics.
Meissner earned his PhD in Economics from Berkeley in 2001 and his AB from Washington University in 1996.
Articles by Christopher M. Meissner:
Does inequality lead to a financial crisis?
24 March 2012, 14138 reads
The role of trade costs in the great trade collapse
27 November 2009, 7674 reads
The rise of trade and social protection
23 October 2009, 11079 reads
What’s driving the trade collapse?
19 September 2009, 15595 reads
From commodity boom to financial and political crisis
27 September 2008, 9958 reads
Globalisation and trade costs: 1870 to the present
16 August 2008, 46113 reads
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- Fiscal consolidation: At what speed?Blanchard, Leigh
- Public debt and economic growth, one more timePanizza, Presbitero
- Escaping liquidity traps: Lessons from the UK’s 1930s escapeCrafts
- The lessons of the North Atlantic crisis for economic theory and policyStiglitz
- Rethinking macroeconomic policyBlanchard