Barry Eichengreen

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

Recent Books

The Populist Temptation: Economic Grievance and Political Reaction in the Modern Era (Oxford University Press, 2018

How Global Currencies Work: Past, Present, and Future with Livia Chitu and Arnaud Mehl. Princeton University Press, November 2017.


Recent Research Papers

"Why Hasn’t the Impact of the Trade War Been Greater?" Journal of Policy Modeling (2020).

“Keynesian Economics: Can it Return if it Never Died?” Review of Keynesian Economics (2020)..

“The New History of Finance Capital,” Capitalism: A Journal of History and Economics (2020).

“Financial Reform and Financial Opening in China,” Studies in International Finance, Vol. 10 (Bank of China, 2019).

“Populists at the Polls: Economic Factors in the U.S. Presidential Election of 1896” (with Michael Haines, Matthew Jaremski and David Leblang), Research in Economic History (2019).

“The Euro Crisis in the Mirror of the EMS: How Tying Odysseus to the Mast Avoided the Sirens but Led Him to Charybdis” (with Giancarlo Corsetti, Galina Hale and Eric Talman), Open Economies Review (2019).

“Two Views of the International Monetary System,” Intereconomics (2019).

“The Link to Gold as the Original Sin of Bretton Woods,” in Naomi Lamoreau and Ian Shapiro eds., The Bretton Woods Agreements (Yale University Press 2019).

“Brexit, the City of London, and the Prospects for Foreign Portfolio Investment” (with William Jungerman and Mingyang Liu), Empirica (2019).


Recent Policy Papers

“The Euro and the Theory and Practice of Monetary Union”, in European Central Bank, The Future of Central Banking: Festschrift in Honour of Vitor Constancio (European Central Bank 2019).

"Brexit, The City of London, and the Prospects for Foreign Porfolio Investment" (with William Jungerman and Mingyang Liu), Empirica (2019).

"Transparency of Monetary Policy in Post Crisis World " (with Nergiz Dincer and Petra Geraats), in David Mayes, Pierre Siklos and Jan-Egbert Sturm eds, The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Central Banking (2019).


Recent Op Eds, Reviews & Comments

Resolving the Coming Global Debt Crisis,” Project Syndicate (12 May 2020).

Awaiting a Post-Coronavirus Dawn: What Kind of Recovery?” Aljazeera Centre for Studies (30 April 2020).

Libra Still Needs More Baking” (with Ganesh Viswanath-Natraj), VoxEU (25 April 2020).