Robert O. Anderson Distinguished Service Professor

in Classics, History, and the College

On Research Leave, 2018–19

Doctorat d'Etat 1994 University of Franche-Comté

Department of Classics
1115 E. 58th St
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-1476


Field Specialties

Ancient world with particular interests in the ancient economy, the Hellenistic world, and the epigraphy of Rhodes and Asia Minor.


—Named a 2018–19 Guggenheim Fellow
—Awarded James Breasted Prize by the AHA for The Making of the Ancient Greek Economy
—Publishes The Making of the Ancient Greek Economy: Institutions, Markets, and Growth in the City-States.  Princeton University Press Translated by Steven Rendall.