Michael Veseth

  Robert G. Albertson Professor, International Political Economy Program

  BA, University of Puget Sound, 1972
  MS, PhD, Purdue University, 1974, 1975


Mike Veseth is the Robert G. Albertson Professor of IPE. He is an authority on economic globalization and teaches IPE classes including The Beautiful Game (about globalization and soccer) and The Idea of Wine.

Mike is the author of many books including Wine Wars: The Curse of the Blue Nun, the Miracle of Two Buck Chuck and the Revenge of the Terroirists (2011) and Globaloney 2.0: The Crash of 2008 and the Future of Globalization (2010).  He writes about global wine for The Wine Economist (WineEconomist.com).

Mike has received many honors and awards. In 2010 he was named Washington Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education.