Economic History

  • Wrapping It Up

    AHA Activities

    Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 22, 2021

    The June issue of the American Historical Review features three History Unclassified essays, seven articles, and a cluster of reviews...
  • Terrence M. Cole (1953–2020)

    In Memoriam

    Mary F. Ehrlander | Mar 31, 2021

    Terrence Cole, professor emeritus of history and Arctic and northern studies at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, died on December...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Nicholas Ostrum

    Perspectives Daily

    Matthew Keough | Feb 5, 2021

    Nicholas Ostrum is an adjunct instructor at the University of New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, and Clark State Community...
  • Research-Led Digitization

    Features

    Ellen Feingold and Leigh Gardner | Oct 6, 2020

    "Money and Exchange in West Africa" used a research-led digitization process to expand access to both museum objects and academic research.

Most Recent

  • Are You Better Off than You Were Four Years Ago?

    Margaret O’Mara | Sep 10, 2020

    How we define and discuss "the economy" reveals political priorities and imperatives of historical moments, including our own.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Siegfried H. Sutterlin

    Matthew Keough | Jul 30, 2020

    Siegfried H. Sutterlin is a former senior Fulbright scholar in Europe and retired historian, having been professionally associated with seven...
  • Simeon J. Crowther (1943–2019)

    William Weber | Apr 16, 2020

    Simeon J. Crowther, a leader in the effort to expand the role of teaching in the activities of the AHA,...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Gladys McCormick

    Matthew Keough | Sep 13, 2019

    Gladys McCormick is an associate professor in history and the Jay and Debe Moskowitz Endowed Chair in Mexico-US Relations at...
  • Rewarding Risk

    Kathleen Day | Apr 3, 2019

    Deposit insurance was meant to stop bank runs. But by generating unwarranted confidence in the banking system, it creates danger.
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