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Name Professor Roger Middleton
Job title Emeritus Professor of the History of Political Economy
Department Department of History (Historical Studies) University of Bristol
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Telephone number work(0117) 928 7931
Qualifications BA(Manc), PhD(Cantab), FRHistS FAcSS
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Membership of professional bodies EHS
Keywords modern British history
economic policy
political economy
economics profession
ICT in history
quantitative history
Areas of expertise British history, especially economic history and political economy since the late nineteenth century. Recent books include The British economy since 1945 (Palgrave, 2000); (ed with RE Backhouse) Exemplary Economists (2 vols, Edward Elgar, 2000); and (with A. Ringe and N. Rollins) Economic policy under the Conservatives, 1951-64 (IHR/TNA, 2004); and articles on exchange rates and the balance of payments, 1949-72; economists and the growth consciousness of the 1950s and 1960s; and government and the economy, 1860-1939 (for the recently published Cambridge economic history of modern Britain, CUP, 2003).