Gavin Wright

William Robertson Coe Professor of American Economic History




Stanford University 579 Serra Mall Stanford, CA 94305-6072

Revolution in American South Book CoverSharing the Prize: The Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American South (Harvard University Press, 2013; paperback 2018). 

Available from Harvard University Press

Slavery and American Economic Development (Louisiana State University Press, 2006).

Available from LSU Press

Old South, New South (Louisiana State University Press, 1997)

Available from LSU Press


The Japanese Economy in Retrospect: Selected Papers by Gary R. Saxonhouse (co-edited with Robert M. Stern and Hugh Patrick). World Scientific Studies in International Economics, 2010

Available from World Scientific Publishing


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