Christy Ford Chapin

Christy Ford Chapin is an assistant professor of twentieth-century political history at The University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Her interests include political, business, and economic history as well as capitalism studies.

Chapin has published articles in Studies in American Political Development and the Journal of Policy History. Her book, Ensuring America’s Health: The Public Creation of the Corporate Health Insurance System, will be published by Cambridge University Press in summer 2015.  

American Capitalism – Toward a New History: Industrial Capitalism to Finance Capitalism

Part 3 of the 3 part series on "American Capitalism - Toward a New History." University of Maryland, Baltimore County assistant professor, Christy Ford Chapin discusses how the U.S. economy has transitioned from industrial capitalism to finance capitalism since WWII.
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