Amelia J. Spooner is a doctoral student in United States history specializing in the social and political history of economic thought. Her current research focuses on protectionist pressure groups after the American Civil War. Additional interests include historical sociology, human and economic geography, and the historiography of historical method.
Amelia graduated summa cum laude from Columbia with departmental honors in history. Before returning to New York for graduate school, Amelia lived in Paris for seven years, where she taught history and geography at a French high school and academic English for the social sciences at the University of Paris-Dauphine.
Prospective students and any others interested in her work are warmly invited to contact her.