People

Pol Antràs

Pol Antràs

Faculty Associate. Robert G. Ory Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Contractual frictions in international trade and technology diffusion; the international organization of production; and foreign direct investment flows and corporate finance.

Littauer 319
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8570
p: (617) 495-1236
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Melitón Alejandro Arrocha Ruíz

Fellow, WCFIA Fellows Program. Member of Parliament, Panama.

Research interests: Relationship between trade and security in Central America.

61 Kirkland Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Sai   Balakrishnan

Sai Balakrishnan

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Urban Planning, Harvard Graduate School of Design.

Research interests: Institutions for managing rapid urbanization; comparative land-use planning and property rights; and social justice and the city. 

48 Quincy Street
Gund Hall
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-4687
Robert J. Barro

Robert J. Barro

Faculty Associate. Paul M. Warburg Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: The interplay between religion and political economy; and the impact of rare disasters on asset markets and macroeconomic activity.

Littauer 218
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-3203
Charles  Frederick Bartlett

Charles Frederick Bartlett

Graduate Student Associate; Weatherhead Center Dissertation Completion Fellow. PhD Candidate, Department of the Classics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political and social change; and legal administration in the late Roman Republic and early Empire.

1737 Cambridge Street
room K226
Cambridge, MA 02138
Robert H. Bates

Robert H. Bates

Faculty Associate (on leave fall 2016). Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, Department of Government; Professor of African and African American Studies, Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political economy of development, particularly in Africa; and violence and state failure.

1737 Cambridge Street, room K213
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8292
p: (617) 496-0919
Julie Battilana

Julie Battilana

Faculty Associate. Professor of Business Administration, Organizational Behavior Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Hybrid organizations that diverge from typical corporations and not-for-profits by combining aspects of both at their core. 

Morgan Hall 327
Soldiers Field Park
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-6113
Matthew Baum

Matthew Baum

Faculty Associate. Marvin Kalb Professor of Global Communications; Professor of Public Policy, Shorenstein Center, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: Domestic sources of foreign policy; influence of mass media and public opinion on democratic conflict behavior; and variations in democratic electoral institutions.

79 JFK Street
T244
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8696
p: 617-495-1291