Dr. Carl Mosk is Professor in the Department of Economics and specializes in economic history, Asian economics and population economics. He has done research on fertility, mortality, urbanization, the biological standard of living, family/household composition, and international migration.






Carl Mosk’s current main research interests are:

  • Economic geography
  • International migration and its relationship to international trade
  • Global cities and the urban hierarchy
  • Distribution of population in rural and urban communities
  • The anthropometric measures and the biological standard of living

Selected Publications:

  • Mosk, Carl. 2005. Trade and Migration in the Modern World. New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Mosk, Carl. 2008. Japanese Economic Development: Markets, Norms, Structures. New York, NY: Routledge.
  • Mosk, Carl. 2011. Traps Embraced or Escaped: Elites in the Economic Development of Modern Japan and China. Singapore: World Scientific.

Contact Information:

E-mail: mosk@uvic.ca
Home page: http://www.carlmosk.com