Shaikh, Anwar


Anwar Shaikh
PhD 1973, Columbia University
Professor of Economics


Concentrations: Political economy; macroeconomic growth and cycles; international trade.

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Recent Publications:
Globalization and the Myths of Free Trade (2006); “Who Pays for the ‘Welfare’ in the Welfare State? A Multi-Country Study,” Social Research (2003); “An Important Inconsistency at the Heart of the Standard Macroeconomic Model,” The Journal of Post- Keynesian Economics (2002); “Understanding the US Trade Deficit,” Testimony before the US Trade Deficit Review Commission, Washington, DC (December 1999); “Explaining Inflation and Unemployment: An Alternate to Neoliberal Economic Theory,” in A. Vachlou (ed.), Contemporary Economic Theory (1999); Measuring the Wealth of Nations: The Political Economy of National Accounts (coauthor, 1994).
Office Location:
Room 1124, 6 East 16th Street
Office Hours:

SPRING 2015 Monday 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm 


Phone Number/Extension:
(212) 229-5717, ext. 3051

Fax Number:
212 229-5724


Research Interests:
Credit and inflation; US stock market; exchange rates; nonlinear dynamic models of growth and cycles; international comparisons of the welfare state.

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