Prof. Terrence McDonough joined the National University of Ireland, Galway in 1995. Previous appointments were at the Institute for Industry Studies, New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University, at Canisius College, Buffalo, and at Dublin City University. He has held visiting positions at Curtin University, Perth, University of Newcastle, Australia, Universite De Reims and the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. He has recently edited the two volume Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for Edward Elgar. Previous books include Contemporary Capitalism and Its Crises: Social Structure of Accumulation Theory for the 21st Century, edited with Michael Reich and David Kotz; Was Ireland A Colony?: Economics, Politics, Ideology and Culture in the Irish Nineteenth Century; Mind Your Own Business: Economics at Work, with David Jacobson and Keith Warnock; and Social Structures of Accumulation: The Political Economy of Growth and Crisis, edited with Michael Reich and David Kotz. He has been on the editorial board of the Review of Radical Political Economics and is currently on the editorial board of the International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education. His current interests include globalization, American and Irish economic history, political economy, the history of economic thought and economics education for labour and community groups.