Hoisted from Comments: Dean Baker on Jason Furman on the American Standard of Living
David Frum Is (Rightfully) Disturbed

Un-Atlantic Economic History

It is a fair criticism that we Berkeley Economics people think Economic History is Atlantic Economic History, and overwhelmingly North Atlantic Economic History.

Well, now I have a new course's worth of readings to compile--and I know I will have read only an appallingly small portion of it:

Un-Atlantic Economic History: The Economies Bordering the Indian Ocean and the China Seas, 1000-1950

Where to start? Where to start? Start with what I have read and know: