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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 business group.

 

(617) 495-4488
Karthik Ramanna

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: Political economy of public health policy, including health system reform, pharmaceutical policy, and global health policy.

(617) 432-0687
Fernando M. Reimers

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

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

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

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; local religious history; and sacred geography.

(617) 495-8363
Carolin Roeder

Carolin Roeder

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

Research interests: Transnational community of mountaineers in the twentieth century, focusing on contacts between the East and West.

Kenneth S. Rogoff

Kenneth S. Rogoff

Faculty Associate (on leave 2014–2015). 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