Jeffry Frieden


Jeffry Frieden is Professor of Government at Harvard University. He specializes in the politics of international monetary and financial relations. Frieden is the author (with Menzie Chinn) of the forthcoming Lost Decades: The Making of America’s Debt Crisis and the Long Recovery. His previous books include Global Capitalism: Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth Century (2007); Debt, Development, and Democracy: Modern Political Economy and Latin America, 1965-1985 (1991); and Banking on the World: The Politics of American International Finance (1987); and is the co-author or co-editor of many 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.