Mark Harrison

Emeritus Professor, University of Warwick

Mark Harrison is Emeritus Professor at the University of Warwick and a research associate of Warwick’s Centre on Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy and of the Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham. He was one of the first western economists to work in Russian archives after the collapse of the Soviet Union. He has published in the Economic History Review, European Review of Economic History, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Economic History, Journal of Economic Literature, and other journals. His recent books include The Soviet Economy and the Approach of War, 1937-1939 (2018), One Day We Will Live Without Fear: Everyday Lives Under the Soviet Police State (2016), and The Economics of Coercion and Conflict (2015). He is currently working on security and surveillance.

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