Education

Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2009

 

Research

Dr. Guilfoyle's research focuses on early modern Ireland and Britain, the British Empire, political economy, state formation, early modern capitalism, and the history of economic thought.  He is currently working on two article projects. The first is on state formation in the Irish Restoration commercial settlement. The second is on English regulation of the Irish wool trade, c.1650-1700.

 

Publication Highlights

“Ireland, Mercantilism, and the Navigation Acts, 1660-86.” In Taxation, Politics, and Protest in Ireland, 1660-2016, edited by Douglas Kanter and Patrick Walsh. London: Palgrave Macmillan (forthcoming).