About the Department

Jeffry Frieden

Jeffry Frieden

Stanfield Professor of International Peace
International Relations


Jeffry Frieden is Stanfield Professor of International Peace..  He specializes in the politics of international monetary and financial relations.  Frieden is the author (with Menzie Chinn) of Lost Decades: The Making of America's Debt Crisis and the Long Recovery (2011). Frieden is also the author of  Global Capitalism:  Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth Century (2006), of Banking on the World:  The Politics of American International Finance (1987), of Debt, Development, and Democracy:  Modern Political Economy and Latin America, 1965‑1985 (1991), and is the editor or co-editor of over a dozen other books on related topics.  His articles on the politics of international economic issues have appeared in a wide variety of scholarly and general-interest publications.

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1737 Cambridge Street, CGIS Knafel Building 211, Cambridge, MA 02138

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