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Komlos, John

John Komlos

Emeritus at the Chair of Economic History


Research Interests

• The biological standard of living

• Conceptualizations of the Industrial Revolution

• The use of quantitative methods and economic theory in historical analysis



Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1978 - History.

Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1990 - Economics.


Previous Affiliations

1986-1992 Associate Professor of History and of Economics; University of Pittsburgh, (1986-1988 Ass. Prof).

1985-86, Visiting Professor, Department of Economics,

1995 (Fall) Duke University, Durham, NC.

1984-1986 Postdoctoral Fellow, Population Center, University of

North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.

1991, 1987 (Summers) Visiting Professor, Dept. of Social and

1984 Economic History, School of Economics, Vienna, Austria.

1984-1985 Instructor, Department of Economics, North Carolina

State University, Raleigh, NC.

1983-1984 Visiting Professor, Department of Economics, University

of Vienna, Austria.


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