To contact Basil Yamey, please email Stephanie Schwartz at Stephanie.Schwartz@brattle.com or call +1.617.864.7900
Professor Yamey has decades of experience as an applied economist. He has published many articles on the topics of industrial organization, monopoly and competition, less developed countries, and futures trading. As author or co-author, his books include The Economics of Resale Price Maintenance; The Restrictive Practices Court: the Judicial Process and Economic Policy; and Markets, Market Control, and Market Reform. He is also well known for his research on the history of accounting, including his rejection of the widely-held view that double-entry bookkeeping was significant in the development of modern capitalism.
University of Cape Town, BCom (Bachelor of Commerce)