Patrick M. Crowley is an international economist and Professor of economics at Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA. He specializes in studies of regional integration, with particular emphasis on the European Union. He has published widely in journals such as the Journal of Economic Surveys, Journal of Common Market Studies, the Journal of Economic Integration, and the International Trade Journal, and has been the editor for several edited volumes on Europe, probably most notably the Routledge volume entitled Before and Beyond EMU which was published in 2002 and the Ashgate volume Crossing the Atlantic which was published in 2004. Crowley is currently co-chair of the economics interest section of the European Union Studies Association of the US, and is also a Fellow of the Euro Area Business Cycle Network (EABCN). In 2004-2005 he was a Visiting Research Scholar at the Bank of Finland (Suomen Pankki) in Helsinki, Finland, and then made return visits during the summers of 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2010.
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