Metin Coşgel is professor of economics at the University of Connecticut. His current research interests include the origins and economic effects of religious diversity and the deep historical roots of comparative development in the Middle East and Eastern Europe. He is the author of The Economics of Ottoman Justice: Settlement and Trial in the Sharia Courts ( with Boğac Ergene), Cambridge University Press (November, 2016).
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