Barry Eichengreen

George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Political Science

Recent Books

Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History, Oxford University Press USA, January 2015. Author's site for Hall of Mirrors.

The Korean Economy: From a Miraculous Past to a Sustainable Future (Harvard East Asian Monographs) with Wonhyuk Lim, Yung Chul Park and Dwight H. Perkins. Harvard University Asia Center, March 2015.

Renminbi Internationalization: Achievements, Prospects, and Challenges, co-edited with Masahiro Kawai. Brookings Institution Press and the Asian Development Bank Institute, February 2015.


Recent Articles & Papers

"The Mother of All Sudden Stops: Capital Flows and Reversals in Europe, 1919-32," Economic History Review, May 2016.

"Doctrinal Determinants, Domestic and International, of Federal Reserve Policy 1913-1934," in Michael Bordo and Mark Wynne (eds), The Federal Reserve's Role in the Global Economy: A Historical Perspective,Cambridge University Press, April 2016.

"Before the Plaza: The Exchange Rate Stabilization Attempts of 1925, 1931, 1936 and 1971," in Fred Bergsten and Russell Green (eds) International Monetary Cooperation: Lessons from the Laza Accord After Thirty Years, April 2016.


Recent Reviews, Op Eds & Comments

"Greece Does Its Part", Fortune, 10 May 2016.

"Rescaling China's Debt Mountain," Project Syndicate, 10 May 2016.

"The Brexit Alarm," Project Syndicate, 12 April 2016.



  • Economics 191, Topics in Economic Research, Fall 2016