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Alan M. Taylor is an economist and the Souder Family Professor of Arts and Sciences at the University of Virginia. He is also a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and a Research Fellow at the Centre for Economic Policy Research. His research interests span international trade, finance, macroeconomics, and economic history.

Background

Alan M. Taylor was born and raised in Yorkshire.

Achievements

  • Taylor has written or edited 9 books, and over 50 journal articles, on problems in international economics, trade, finance, growth and macroeconomics, often in combination with his other major field of economic history. He has been a lecturer/visitor with central banks and international organizations, served on many editorial boards, held multiple grants from the National Science Foundation, and has been funded by other grant making bodies, including the Institute for New Economic Thinking. He is the author, with Robert Feenstra, of the widely-used textbook International Economics.

Works

  • book

    • Feenstra, R. C., and A. M. Taylor. International Economics. New York: Worth Publishers, 2008.

    • Hatton, T.J., K. H. O’Rourke, and A. M. Taylor, eds. The New Comparative Economic History: Essays in Honor of Jefrey G. Williamson. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press, 2007.

    • Obstfeld, M., and A. M. Taylor. Global Capital Markets: Integration, Crisis, and Growth.Japan-United States Center Sanwa Monographs on International Financial Markets. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

    • Estevadeordal, A., D. Rodrik, A. M. Taylor, and A. Velasco, eds. Integrating the Americas: FTAA and Beyond. Cambridge: David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Harvard University Press, 2004.

    • della Paolera, G., and A. M. Taylor, eds. A New Economic History of Argentina. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

    • Bordo, M. D., A. M. Taylor, and J. G. Williamson, eds. Globalization in Historical Perspective National Bureau of Economic Research Conference Report. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003.

    • della Paolera, G., and A. M. Taylor. Straining at the Anchor: The Argentine Currency Board and the Search for Macroeconomic Stability, 1880–1935. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001.

    • Coatsworth,J. H., and A. M. Taylor, eds. Latin America and the World Economy Since 1800. Cambridge: David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies and Harvard University Press, 1998.

    • Schipke, A., and A. M. Taylor, eds. The Economics of Transformation: Theory and Practice in the New Market Economies. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1994.