Daniel M. Smith contributes to new volume on Historical Political Economy (HPE)

Professor Daniel M. Smith has published a chapter in The Oxford Handbook of Historical Political Economy. Historical Political Economy (HPE) is the interdisciplinary study of how political and economic actors and institutions interact over time, and this new volume includes contributions from leading scholars in political science, economics, sociology, and history. 

Smith’s chapter chronicles and explains the role of political dynasties in the organization of states throughout history.