Globalization

Rawi E. Abdelal

Rawi E. Abdelal

Faculty Associate. Director, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University; Herbert F. Johnson Professor of International Management, Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: International political economy; nationalism and foreign economic policy; international relations among post-Soviet states; globalization; capital flows; and international organization.

Morgan Hall 287
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-7853
Laura Alfaro

Laura Alfaro

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

Research interests: Capital markets; economics; foreign direct investment; globalization; and international finance.

Morgan Hall 263
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-7981
James E. Alt

James E. Alt

Faculty Associate (emeritus). Frank G. Thomson Professor of Government, Emeritus, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Research interests: Comparative political economy; and interaction of voters, political parties, institutions, financial markets, and fiscal policies in industrial democracies.

1737 Cambridge Street
Room K307
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-2184
Theodore C. Bestor

Theodore C. Bestor

Faculty Associate. Director, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies; Reischauer Institute Professor of Social Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Food culture and globalization; cultural heritage preservation as an aspect of cultural diplomacy; markets and the cultural construction of economic institutions; global seafood industries and commodity chains; globalization of the food supply; natural resources and regimes of ownership; and Japan, Korea, East Asia, North America, and Europe.

1730 Cambridge Street
Room S241
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-8083
p: (617) 495-3220
Mary C. Brinton

Mary C. Brinton

Faculty Associate; Chair, Weatherhead Initiative on Gender Inequality. Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Gender stratification; labor market organization; education; economic sociology; and Japanese society.

33 Kirkland Street
William James Hall 580
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-5794
p: (617) 384-9668
Francis X. Clooney, S. J.

Francis X. Clooney, S. J.

Faculty Associate. Parkman Professor of Divinity and Professor of Comparative Theology; Director, Center for the Study of World Religions, Harvard Divinity School.

Research interests: Hinduism and Christianity as classical religious traditions negotiating modernity and globalization; hermeneutics of interreligious and intercultural exchange; missionary encounters; and classical Hinduism (Sanskrit, Tamil traditions).

45 Francis Avenue
Andover Hall
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 384-9404
p: (617) 384-9396
Shawn Cole

Shawn Cole

Faculty Associate. John G. McLean Professor of Business Administration, Finance Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Corporate and consumer finance in emerging markets; political economy and finance; microfinance; and economic development.

25 Harvard Way
Baker Library, #271
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-6525
Benjamin M. Friedman

Benjamin M. Friedman

Faculty Associate. William Joseph Maier Professor of Political Economy, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: Monetary and fiscal policies; financial markets; capital formation and flows; and social and political consequences of economic growth.

Littauer 127
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-4246
Gita Gopinath

Gita Gopinath

Faculty Associate. John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and of Economics, Department of Economics, Harvard University.
Research interests: Emerging markets; theoretical and empirical issues related to business cycles; sovereign debt; and foreign direct investment and fiscal policy in these markets.
Littauer 325
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-8570
p: (617) 495-8161
Susan Greenhalgh

Susan Greenhalgh

Faculty Associate. John King and Wilma Cannon Fairbank Professor of Chinese Society; Professor of Anthropology, Social Anthropology Program, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.
Research interests: Social studies of science, technology, and medicine; anthropology of the state, governance, and public policy; critical weight studies; politics of reproduction and population/life itself; gender studies; modernity and globalization; socialism and postsocialism; and People's Republic of China, Taiwan, selected interests in US society.
21 Divinity Avenue
308 Tozzer
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7826
Michael J. Hiscox

Michael J. Hiscox

Faculty Associate. Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs, Department of Government, Harvard University.
Research interests: International political economy; trade; economic sanctions; immigration; corporate social responsibility; and globalization.
1737 Cambridge Street, room K210
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-2605
Jusionyte

Ieva Jusionyte

Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor of Anthropology and of Social Studies, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.

Research interests: Political and legal anthropology; public anthropology; security; crime and violence; urban infrastructures; emergency management and response systems; statecraft, governance, and borders; news media and journalism; Argentina, Mexico; and US-Mexico border.

21 Divinity Ave.
Tozzer Anthropology Building #216
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 998-5280
Tarun Khanna

Tarun Khanna

Faculty Associate. Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor, Strategy Unit, Harvard Business School.

Research interests: Entrepreneurship in emerging markets; and comparative work on trajectories of economic development.

Morgan Hall 220A
15 Harvard Way
Boston, MA 02163
p: (617) 495-6038
Robert Z. Lawrence

Robert Z. Lawrence

Faculty Associate. Albert L. Williams Professor of International Trade and Investment, Harvard Kennedy School.

Research interests: International economic integration; globalization and the labor market; and exchange rate adjustment.

79 JFK Street
L316
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 496-2850
p: (617) 495-1118
Marc Melitz

Marc Melitz

Faculty Associate (on leave fall 2017). David A. Wells Professor of Political Economy, Department of Economics, Harvard University.

Research interests: International trade and investment; and producer-level responses to globalization.

1805 Cambridge Street
Littauer 251
Cambridge, MA 02138
f: (617) 495-7730
p: (617) 495-8297