Jared Rubin

Associate Professor of Economics, Chapman University

Email: jrubin <at> chapman.edu (preferred)

Phone: (714) 516-4530

Twitter: @jaredcrubin


Mailing Address

Argyros School of Business & Economics

Chapman University

One University Drive

Orange, CA 92866 USA

Winner of the Douglass North Best Book Award for the best research in institutional and organizational economics published during the previous two years, awarded by the Society of Institutional and Organizational Economics


Available for purchase

Amazon ($26.93 paperback; $14.60 Kindle)

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Cambridge University Press ($30)


Review by Joel Mokyr at EH.net

Review by Christopher Kissane in The Guardian

Review by Eric Chaney in Journal of Economic History

Review by Mark Koyama in Public Choice

Review by Masooda Bano in Journal of Development Studies

Review by Lynne Doti in Essays in Economic & Business History

Review by Thomas E. Phillips in Journal of Religious & Theological Information