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Dr Victoria N Bateman

  • College positions:

    College Lecturer and Fellow in Economics

    Director of Studies in Part I and Part IIB Economics

  • Subject:


MA in Economics (University of Cambridge), MSc in Economic and Social History (University of Oxford), DPhil in Economics (University of Oxford)

Research interests

A broad interest in the economic history of all time periods and places, with current work focussing on the development of the European economy from early-modern times to the present. The questions motivating this research include: How did we become a rich modern economy? Why are poor countries still poor? What lessons can be drawn from history for current day economic policy?

Teaching interests

Macroeconomics, British Economic History