Ahmed Ragab

Ahmed Ragab

Faculty Associate. Richard T. Watson Assistant Professor of Science and Religion, Harvard Divinity School.

Research interests: The history of science; science and religion; intellectual history; and gender and sexuality in the Middle East.

(617) 496-9364
Mircea Raianu

Mircea Raianu

Graduate Student Affiliate. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: The history of capitalism in India through a case study of Tata.


Karthik Ramanna

Faculty Associate. Associate Professor of Business Administration; Henry B. Arthur Fellow, Accounting and Management Unit; Marvin Bower Fellow, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: The international political economy of systems and standards of corporate accountability; the differential role of corporate lobbying and special interest politics across countries, and in the global diffusion of transparency as an instrument of accountability.

(617) 384-5739

J. Mark Ramseyer

Faculty Associate. Mitsubishi Professor of Japanese Legal Studies, Harvard Law School.

Research interests: Japanese law, generally from a law and economics perspective; and governance and finance of Japanese firms.

(617) 496-4878

Michael R. Reich

Faculty Associate. Taro Takemi Professor of International Health Policy, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health.

Research interests: Access to medicines and pharmaceutical policy; health system strengthening; and the political economy of policy-making processes.

(617) 432-0687

Fernando M. Reimers

Faculty Associate. Ford Foundation Professor of International Education; Director, International Education Policy Program, Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Research interests: International and comparative education; instructional improvement in high-poverty schools; democratic citizenship education; and educational innovation and social entrepreneurship.

(617) 496-4817

Andrew Richardson

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Forest ecology, the carbon cycle, phenology, and broader impacts of global change on terrestrial ecosystems.

(617) 496-1277

Mathias Risse

Faculty Associate. Professor of Philosophy and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Global justice; questions at the intersection of political philosophy, economic theory, and political science; ethics and public policy; philosophical aspects of globalization; group rationality; and social choice theory.

(617) 495-9811

Meg Elizabeth Rithmire

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Comparative political economy of development; politics and economy of China; subnational governments and inter-governmental relations of developing countries; urban politics and political economy; and origins of property rights institutions in transitional economies.

(617) 495-1097
James Robinson

James Robinson

Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate; Harvard Academy Senior Scholar. David Florence Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Comparative development focusing on the long run, with a particular interest in Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa.

(617) 496-2839

James Robson

Faculty Associate. Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of medieval Chinese Buddhism and Daoism; local religious history; talismans; religious art; and the historical development of Chan/Zen Buddhism.

(617) 495-8363

Kenneth S. Rogoff

Faculty Associate. Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy; Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: International finance and open-economy economics; and international monetary arrangements and capital market regulation.

(617) 495-4022

Panagiotis Roilos

Faculty Associate. George Seferis Professor of Modern Greek Studies; Professor of Comparative Literature, Department of the Classics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Cultural history of modern Greece and of Southeastern Europe; politics and literature; and cultural politics.

(617) 495-7783