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Distinguished Fellow of the Economic Society of Australia, 2010: Peter Groenewegen


Tony Aspromourgos, School of Economics, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. Email:


This article provides a concise account of the intellectual achievements, and wider research and service contributions, of Peter Groenewegen, the Economic Society of Australia’s Distinguished Fellow for 2010. His work on the formation of classical economics and on Marshall are the two most salient features of Groenewegen’s long devotion to the history of economics, but there are very extensive further contributions noted as well. Also included is a detailed, Select Bibliography of Groenewegen’s record of publication in the history of economics, together with a guide to further, more extensive accounts of his research and career.