Dr. Robert E. Wright

Dr. Robert E. Wright

Robert E. Wright is the Nef Family Chair of Political Economy at Augustana College (SD), where he teaches courses in business, economic, financial and policy history. He is the author or co-author of 11 books and the editor or co-editor of 21 volumes, including most recently Bailouts: Public Money, Private Profit (Columbia University Press/SSRC, 2009). Wright is one of the Museum's guest curators and has served on the Financial History editorial board since 2008.