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

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Economics
530 Evans Hall, MC #3880
Berkeley, CA 94720-3880
Telephone: 510.642.2772
Facsimile: 510.643.0926
Email: eichengr@econ.berkeley.edu
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Updated 18 December 2014

EDUCATION Ph.D. (Economics) Yale University 1979
M.A. (History) Yale University 1978
M. Phil. (Economics) Yale University 1977
M.A. (Economics) Yale University 1976
A.B. University of California, Santa Cruz 1974
George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Professor of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1999-.
Pitt Professor of American History and Institutions, University of Cambridge, 2014-15.
Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, 1986-.
Research Fellow, Centre for Economic Policy Research, 1984-.
John L. Simpson Professor of Economics and Professor of Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1994-1999.
Senior Policy Advisor, International Monetary Fund, 1997-98.
Professor of Economics, University of California at Berkeley, 1986-94.
Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research, 1981-86.
Assistant and Associate Professor of Economics, Harvard University, 1980-86.


Yellow bear paw Hall of Mirrors: The Great Depression, The Great Recession, and the Uses-and Misuses-of History, Oxford University Press USA, forthcoming 2 January 2015.

Yellow bear paw 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, forthcoming 12 January 2015.

Yellow bear paw Renminbi Internationalization: Achievements, Prospects, and Challenges, co-edited with Masahiro Kawai. Brookings Institution Press and the Asian Development Bank Institute, forthcoming 11 February 2015.

Yellow bear paw From Miracle to Maturity: The Growth of the Korean Economy, with Dwight H. Perkins and Kwanho Shin. Harvard University Press, November 2012.

Yellow bear paw The World Economy after the Global Crisis: A New Economic Order for the 21st Century, co-edited with Bokyeong Park. World Scientific Books, April 2012.

Yellow bear paw Exorbitant Privilege: The Rise and Fall of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System , Oxford University Press, January 2011.


Yellow bear paw "When Did the Dollar Overtake Sterling as the Leading International Currency? Evidence from the Bond Markets" (with Arnaud Mehl and Livia Chitu). Journal of Development Economics (2014).

Yellow bear paw "History, Gravity and International Finance" (with Livia Chitu and Arnaud Mehl), Journal of International Money and Finance (2014).

Yellow bear paw "A Forensic Analysis of Global Imbalances" (with Menzie Chinn and Hiro Ito), Oxford Economic Papers (Summer 2014).

Yellow bear paw "The Eurozone Crisis: The Theory of Optimum Currency Areas Bites Back," Notenstein Academy White Paper (May 2014).

Yellow bear paw "Capital Controls in the 21st Century," CEPR Policy Insight (June 2014).

Yellow bear paw "Rethinking Central Banking" (with Eswar Prasad and Raghuram Rajan), in Deepak Mohanty (ed.), Monetary Policy, Sovereign Debt and Financial Stability: The New Trilemma, Reserve Bank of India, 2014.

Yellow bear paw "International Policy Coordination: The Long View," in Robert Feenstra and Alan Taylor (eds.), Globalization in an Age of Crisis, University of Chicago Press, 2014.


Yellow bear paw Review of Eric Helleiner, Forgotten Foundations of Bretton Woods, forthcoming 2014 in Journal of Interdisciplinary History.

Yellow bear paw "Three Questions for Mr. Draghi," Handelsblatt, 12 September 2014.

Yellow bear paw "Is the Bundesbank Too Creative for its Own Good?" Finanz und Wirtschaft , 10 September 2014.

Yellow bear paw "Leadership in a Leaderless World," Calcalist (Business Week Israel), 7 September 2014.

Yellow bear paw "Bankers Pine for an Imaginary Past," Financial Times (23 August 2014).

Yellow bear paw The rules of central banking are made to be broken, Financial Times, 22 August 2014.

Yellow bear paw Can Large Primary Surpluses Solve Europe's Debt Problem? (with Ugo Panizza), VoxEU, 30 July 2014.

Yellow bear paw France Lacks the Moral Authority to Depose the Dollar, Financial Times, 9 July 2014.

Yellow bear paw Review of Thomas Piketty, Capital in the 21st Century, Europe's World, June 2014.

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