Rob Konkel

Ph.D. Candidate in History

Rob Konkel is interested in global economic history in the twentieth century. His dissertation project examines the development of trade policies in the interwar period, as part of a broader attempt to understand efforts to imagine, create, and manage the global economy.

Before coming to Princeton, Rob completed a bachelor’s degree at the University of Saskatchewan and a master’s degree at Oxford University. He also spent several years working for the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation before starting at Princeton.

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