Szostak, Rick

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SZOSTAK, Rick. Canadian, b. 1959. Genres: Economics, History, Humanities, Social sciences, Technology. Career: University of Alberta, Edmonton, assistant professor, 1985-91, associate professor, 1991-97, professor of economic history and development, 1997-. University of New South Wales, visiting fellow, 1991-92. Publications: The Role of Transportation in the Industrial Revolution, 1991; (with G. Cross) Technology and American Society: A History, 1995; Technological Innovation and the Great Depression, 1995; Econ-Art: Divorcing Art from Science in Economics, 1999; A Schema for Unifying Human Science: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Culture, 2003. Contributor to economic and interdisciplinary journals. Address: Department of Economics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2H4. Online address: [email protected]