Past Member

Cormac Ó Gráda

Affiliation
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Economic History
From 9/2007 – 12/2007:

Cormac Ó Gráda is working on a global history of famine that will cover the following topics: the 'horrors' of famine; famine demography; prevention and coping strategies; the role of markets and entitlements; how governments have exacerbated and mitigated famines; 'totalitarian' famines; the long-term impact of famine on survivors' health; and future prospects.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/200712/2007 Fall
Degrees
Columbia Ph.D., 1973
Honors
Gold Medal Royal Irish Academy 2010