Douglas A. Irwin

Academic Appointments
  • Co-Director of Political Economy Project

  • John French Professor in Economics

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Douglas Irwin is John French Professor of Economics at Dartmouth College. He is the author of Clashing over Commerce: A History of U.S. Trade Policy (University of Chicago Press, 2017), which The Economist and Foreign Affairs selected as one of their Best Books of the Year. He is president-elect of the Economic History Association (2022-23).

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Silsby, Room 309
HB 6106


  • B.A. University of New Hampshire (1984)
  • Ph.D. Columbia University (1988)

Works In Progress

Trade Policy Revolution, book in progress, about trade reform in developing countries in the 1980s and 1990s