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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 Associate. PhD Candidate, Department of History, Harvard University.

Research interests: History of capitalism in modern South Asia and beyond; political economy; and corporate ethics and governance. 

(617) 495-4488
Laurence Ralph

Laurence Ralph

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of of African and African American Studies; Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: The impact of police violence in the US and abroad as it relates to global governance.

(617) 495-4113
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
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

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 intergovernmental relations of developing countries; urban politics and political economy; and origins of property rights institutions in transitional economies.

(617) 495-1097
Aman Rizvi

Aman Rizvi

Undergraduate Associate; Williams/Lodge International Government and Public Affairs Fellow. Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard College.

Research interests: The impact of democratization on national identity.

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
Dani Rodrik

Dani Rodrik

Executive Committee; Steering Committee; Faculty Associate. Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Globalization; economic growth and development; and political economy.

(617) 495-9454
Marzena Rogalska

Marzena Rogalska

Fellow, WCFIA Fellows Program. Head of Unit, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission.

Research interests: Public policy analysis of competitiveness; comparative analysis of reshoring efforts; and transition to a low-carbon, resource-efficient economy in the EU and the United States.