Albert Ray Newsome Distinguished Professor; Director, Global Research Institute
419 Hamilton Hall
919-843-6300
coclanis@unc.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Peter A. Coclanis is an economic historian who works on questions relating broadly to economic development in various parts of the world from the seventeenth century CE to the present. He has published widely in U.S. economic history, Southeast Asian economic history, and global economic history. He also writes frequently for newspapers and magazines on contemporary issues ranging from political economy to culture to sports.