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First Name: Avner
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Last Name: Offer
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(50%) Economic and Social History
Oxford University
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
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(50%) Department of Economics
Oxford University
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
Homepage: http://www.economics.ox.ac.uk/
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  1. Economic Growth and Change of African Countries

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Working papers

  1. Avner Offer, 2013. "Narrow Banking, Real Estate, and Financial Stability in the UK, c.1870-2010," Economics Series Working Papers Number 116, University of Oxford, Department of Economics.
  2. Avner Offer, 2012. "Self-interest, Sympathy and the Invisible Hand: From Adam Smith to Market Liberalism," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _101, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  3. Avner Offer, 2012. "The Economy of Obligation: Incomplete Contracts and the Cost of the Welfare State," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _103, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  4. Avner Offer, 2012. "A Warrant for Pain: Caveat Emptor vs. the Duty of Care in American Medicine, c. 1970-2010," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _102, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  5. Avner Offer & Rachel Pechey & Stanley Ulijaszek, 2010. "Obesity under affluence varies by welfare regimes: the effect of fast food, insecurity, and inequality," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _082, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  6. Avner Offer, 2008. "Charles Feinstein (1932-2004), and British Historical National Accounts," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _070, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  7. Avner Offer, 2008. "British Manual Workers: From Producers to Consumers, c. 1950–2000," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _074, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  8. Offer, Avner, 2008. "Charles Feinstein (1932–2005), And British Historical National Accounts," MPRA Paper 9489, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Avner Offer, 2005. "The Markup for Lemons: Quality and Uncertainty in American and British Used-Car Markets, c. 1953-1973," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _060, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  10. Avner Offer, 2002. "Why has the Public Sector Grown so Large in Market Societies? The Political Economy of Prudence in the UK, c. 1870-2000," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _044, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  11. Avner Offer, 2000. "Economic Welfare Measurements and Human Well-Being," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _034, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  12. Avner Offer, 1998. "Epidemics of Abundance: Overeating and Slimming in the USA and Britain since the 1950s," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _025, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  13. Avner Offer, 1997. "The American Automobile Frenzy of the 1950s," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _011, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.

Articles

  1. Avner Offer, 2013. "Facing Future Adversity," Challenge, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 56(4), pages 38-50, July.
  2. Avner Offer, 2013. " Hugh Rockoff , America's economic way of war: war and the US economy from the Spanish-American War to the Persian Gulf War ( New York : Cambridge University Press , 2012 . Pp. xii + 357. 4 boxes. 29 ," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 66(4), pages 1223-1224, November.
  3. Avner Offer, 2012. "Self-interest, Sympathy and the Invisible Hand: From Adam Smith to Market Liberalism," Economic Thought, World Economics Association, vol. 1(2), pages 1, December.
  4. Avner Offer, 2010. "Government and the American economy: a new history - By Price Fishback, Robert Higgs, Gary D. Libecap, John Joseph Wallis, Stanley L. Engerman, Jeffrey Rogers Hummel, Sumner J. La Croix, Robert A. Mar," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 63(3), pages 837-839, 08.
  5. Offer, Avner & Pechey, Rachel & Ulijaszek, Stanley, 2010. "Obesity under affluence varies by welfare regimes: The effect of fast food, insecurity, and inequality," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 8(3), pages 297-308, December.
  6. avner offer, 2008. "The moral consequences of economic growth - By Benjamin M. Friedman," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 61(1), pages 271-272, 02.
  7. Avner Offer, 2007. "The Challenge of Affluence: Interview with Avner Offer," Challenge, M.E. Sharpe, Inc., vol. 50(2), pages 6-19, April.
  8. avner offer, 2007. "Barbed wire: an ecology of modernity - By Reviel Netz," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 60(2), pages 440-441, 05.
  9. Offer, Avner, 2000. "General and Miscellaneous Analytic Narratives. By Robert H. Bates, Avner Greif, Margaret Levi,Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, and Barry R. Weingast. Princeton, NJ:Princeton University Press,1998. Pp.x, 249. $," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 60(01), pages 312-314, March.
  10. Offer, Avner, 2000. "Analytic Narratives. By Robert H. Bates, Avner Greif, Margaret Levi, Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, and Barry R. Weingast. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1998. Pp. x, 249. $50.00, cloth; $19.95, ," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 60(01), pages 312-314, March.
  11. Sue Bowden & Avner Offer, 1999. "Household appliances and ‘systems of provision’: a reply," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 52(3), pages 563-567, 08.
  12. Offer, Avner, 1998. "Consumption in the Age of Affluence: The World of Food. By Ben Fine, Michael Heasman and Judith Wright. London and New York: Routledge, 1996. Pp. x, 305. $75.00, cloth; $22.00, paper," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 58(02), pages 621-622, June.
  13. Offer, Avner, 1997. "Does Conquest Pay? The Exploitation of Occupied Industrial Societies. By Peter Liberman. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996. Pp. xii, 250. $35.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 57(02), pages 581-582, June.
  14. Avner Offer, 1997. "Between the gift and the market: the economy of regard," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 50(3), pages 450-476, 08.
  15. Sue Bowden & Avner Offer, 1994. "Household appliances and the use of time: the United States and Britain since the 1920s," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 47(4), pages 725-748, November.
  16. Avner Offer, 1993. "The British empire, 1870-1914: a waste of money?," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 46(2), pages 215-238, 05.
  17. Offer, Avner, 1992. "Emigrants and Empire: British Settlement in the Dominions Between the Wars. Edited by Stephen Constantine. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1990. Pp. x, 208. $59.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 52(03), pages 717-719, September.
  18. Avner Offer, 1991. "Farm tenure and land values in England, c. 1750-1950," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 44(1), pages 1-20, 02.
  19. Avner Offer, 1980. "Ricardo's Paradox and the Movement of Rents in England, c. 1870–1910," Economic History Review, Economic History Society, vol. 33(2), pages 236-252, 05.

Books

  1. Offer, Avner & Pechey, Rachel & Ulijaszek, Stanley (ed.), 2012. "Insecurity, Inequality, and Obesity in Affluent Societies," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780197264980, September.
  2. Offer, Avner, 2007. "The Challenge of Affluence: Self-Control and Well-Being in the United States and Britain since 1950," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199216628, September.
  3. Offer, Avner, 2003. "Why has the Public Sector Grown so Large in Market Societies?: The Political Economy of Prudence in the UK, c.1870-2000," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199514359, September.
  4. Offer, Avner, 1991. "The First World War: An Agrarian Interpretation," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198202790, September.

NEP Fields

10 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (1) 2009-04-13
  2. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2012-09-22
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2010-08-21
  4. NEP-BAN: Banking (2) 2013-06-30 2013-07-28
  5. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2010-08-21
  6. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (2) 2010-08-21 2012-09-22
  7. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (9) 2006-03-18 2008-07-20 2009-04-13 2009-04-13 2012-09-22 2012-09-22 2012-09-22 2013-06-30 2013-07-28. Author is listed
  8. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (2) 2012-09-22 2012-09-22
  9. NEP-HPE: History & Philosophy of Economics (3) 2008-07-20 2009-04-13 2012-09-22. Author is listed
  10. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2009-04-13
  11. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (2) 2012-09-22 2012-09-22
  12. NEP-TID: Technology & Industrial Dynamics (1) 2006-03-18

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