Vincent J. Geloso
Lecturer in Economics
Pettengill Hall, Room 276
Vincent Geloso joined Bates College as a visiting assistant professor of economics in 2018. His main research interest is in the field of economic history with a focus on the long-term measurement of living standards, economic growth, inequality and human health and the political economy of institutions determining these outcomes. Ongoing projects seek to recreate historical national accounts for Canada from the 17th century to the present day. Other research projects include the political economy of health provision in Castrist Cuba and the historical provision of public goods by private actors. His articles have appeared in journals such as Public Choice, Canadian Journal of Economics, Health Polity & Planning, Journal of Economic History, Economics & Human Biology, Social Science Quarterly and Historical Methods.
Professor Geloso’s teaching interests include principles of macroeconomics, economic history and applied practices of data collection, construction and analysis.
Ph.D. in Economic History, London School of Economics and Political Science
M.sc. in Economic History, London School of Economics and Political Science
B.S. in Economics and Politics, University of Montreal