Andrea Franc

is an economic historian based at the University of Basel. Her current research focuses on the fair trade movement and neoliberal networks in the postwar period.


Cover for: Free trade in an age of mass migration

For decades the West has denied Africa access to western markets, writes economic historian Andrea Franc in an article first published in Schweizer Monat. Meanwhile, subsidized western agricultural surpluses have destroyed African economies. The human cost of this can now be seen along the full length of Europe’s southern shores.