Eric Jones

Eric Jones is Distinguished Fellow of the Centre for Business and Public Policy, Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne, and Visiting Professor, University of Exeter. He has written one hundred articles and a number of books on economic history, environmental history and international affairs. The books include Agriculture and the Industrial Revolution (Blackwell, 1974), The European Miracle: environments, economies, and geopolitics in the history of Europe and Asia (Cambridge, 1981, 3rd edn 2003), Growth Recurring: economic change in world history (Oxford, 1988, 2nd edn University of Michigan Press, 2000) and Cultures Merging: a historical and economic critique of culture (Princeton, 2006).