Dennis P. Kehoe

Professor of Classical Studies

Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities

Office: Jones Hall 206 B

Department of Classical Studies
Jones Hall 210
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118

Office phone: 504-862-3082


University of Michigan, 1979-1982, Ph.D. in Classical Studies

Oxford University (Magdalen College), 1977-1979, B.A. in Classics, First Class Honors

Dartmouth College, 1973-1977, A.B. in Classics and German, Summa cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa


My research interests are in Roman social and economic history and Roman law. My current research is on the role of legal institutions in shaping the economy of the Roman Empire. I offers courses in Roman political and social history, Latin, and Roman law.



Principal Articles:

  • “Allocation of Risk and Investment on the Estates of Pliny the Younger,”Chiron 18 (1988): 15-42.

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