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Stephen Haber

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Stephen Haber

Professor of History, Political Science and, by courtesy, Economics
A.A. and Jeanne Welch Milligan Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences
Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution
Director, Social Science History Program at Stanford University
Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles
B.A., George Washington University

Stephen Haber is the A.A. and Jeanne Welch Milligan Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences and director of the Social Science History Program at Stanford University.  He is also the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution; senior fellow of the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research; senior fellow of the Center for International Development; and research economist at the National Bureau of Economic Research.  His research focuses on the relationship between political organization and economic growth. Most of this research has focused on Latin America, particularly Mexico and Brazil.


Additional information is available on Stehpen Haber’s Political Science Department webpage and his personal webpage.