Avner Greif

Bowman Family Endowed Professor in Humanities and Sciences

Contact Info:

Personal Webpage
Page in Stanford Directory

Phone: 650-725-8936

Office: Landau Economics, room 261

Office hours: Summer Quarter: By email appointment

Curriculum Vitae


  • Research:

    European economic history, the historical development of economic institutions, their interrelations with political, social and cultural factors and their impact on economic growth

  • Current Research:

    Institutional development and economic growth in pre-modern Europe, coercion and markets

  • Teaching:

    European economic history, game theory, institutional economics

  • Professional Affiliations:

    AEA, EHA, ASSHA, Cliometric Society