Author profile: Roberto Bonfatti and Björn Brey

Roberto Bonfatti has a part-time appointment as an Assistant Professor with the School of Economics, University of Nottingham, his main position being at the University of Padua (Italy). He was a full time assistant professor at the  University of Nottingham between 2012 and 2018. Before that, he was a Junior Research Fellow (post-doc) in economics at St John’s College, Oxford, and a member of the Oxford Center for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies (OxCARRE). He holds a Ph.D. in economics from the London School of Economics (2010), and B.Sc. in economics and finance from Bocconi University.

Björn Brey is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Nottingham. His supervisors are Giovanni Facchini and Richard Upward. His primary research interests include development and international economics; secondary interests include economic history and political economy.

Trade, Industrialisation, and British Colonial Rule in India

Roberto Bonfatti and Björn Brey • Aug 10 2020 • Articles

British industrial productivity led to a century-long process of deindustrialisation. India was outcompeted by the industrial revolution in Britain

Please Consider Donating

Before you download your free e-book, please consider donating to support open access publishing.

E-IR is an independent non-profit publisher run by an all volunteer team. Your donations allow us to invest in new open access titles and pay our bandwidth bills to ensure we keep our existing titles free to view. Any amount, in any currency, is appreciated. Many thanks!

Donations are voluntary and not required to download the e-book - your link to download is below.


Get our weekly email