Dani Rodrik

Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy
Harvard Kennedy School
Office Address
Rubenstein-315
Mailing Address
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Mailbox 47
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Contact
Phone: 617-495-1415
Email: dani_rodrik@Harvard.Edu
Assistant
Jessica De Simone (617-495-1415)
Dani Rodrik

Profile

Dani Rodrik is Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy. He has published widely in the areas of economic development, international economics, and political economy. His current research focuses on the political economy of liberal democracy and economic growth in developing countries. He is the recipient of the inaugural Albert O. Hirschman Prize of the Social Sciences Research Council and of the Leontief Award for Advancing the Frontiers of Economic Thought. His most recent book is Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the Dismal Science (Norton, forthcoming). He is also the author of The Globalization Paradox: Democracy and the Future of the World Economy (2011) and One Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization, Institutions, and Economic Growth (2007). He teaches courses on economic development and political economy.

Professor Rodrik returned to the Kennedy Scool in July 2015 after two years at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton as the Albert O. Hirschman Professor.

Courses

Fall

  • PED-101 Economic Development: Theory and Evidence

Spring

Research

For a complete list of faculty citations from 2001 - present, please visit the HKS Faculty Research Connection.

Selected Publication Citations:

  • Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
    • Rodrik, Dani. "Diagnostics Before Prescription." Journal of Economic Perspectives 24.3 (Summer 2010): 33-44.
    • Rodrik, Dani. "Making Room for China in the World Economy." American Economic Review 100.2 (May 2010): 89-93.
    • Rodrik, Dani, and Arvind Subramanian. "Why Did Financial Globalization Disappoint?" IMF Staff Papers 56.1 (2009): 112-138.
  • Books
    • Rodrik, Dani. The Globalization Paradox. W.W. Norton & Company, 2011.
    • Rodrik, Dani. Nations et Mondialisation: Les Strategies Nationales de Developpement dans un Monde Globalise. Editions Decouverte, 2008.
    • Rodrik, Dani. One Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization, Institutions, and Economic Growth. Princeton University Press, 2007.
  • HKS Faculty Research Working Paper Series
    • Hausmann, Ricardo, Lant Pritchett, and Dani Rodrik. "Growth Accelerations." KSG Faculty Research Working Paper Series RWP04-030, July 2004.

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