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John F. Kennedy School of Government
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Dani Rodrik is the Ford Foundation Professor of International
Economy. He has published widely in the areas of economic
development, international economics, and political economy. His
current research focuses on industrialization and structural change
in developing economies, the determinants of liberal democracy, and
interaction of ideas and interests in policy change. 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. 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).
Economic Development: Theory and Evidence
Political Economy After the Crisis
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. "Is Liberal Democracy Feasible in Developing
Countries?" Studies in Comparative International Development
51.1 (March 2016): 50-59.
Rodrik, Dani. "Premature Deindustrialization." Journal of
Economic Growth 21.1 (March 2016): 1-33.
- Book Chapters
Rodrik, Dani. "The Future of European Democracy." After the
Storm: How to Save Democracy in Europe. Ed. Luuk van Middelaar
and Philippe Van Parijs. Lannoo, 2015, 53-66.
Rodrik, Dani. The New Development Economics: We Shall Experiment,
but How Shall We Learn? What Works in Development? Thinking Big
and Thinking Small. Ed. William Easterly and Jessica Cohen.
Brookings Institution Press, 2009, 24-48.
Rodrik, Dani. "Growth Strategies." Handbooks in Economics 22:
Handbook of Economic Growth, Volume 1A. Ed. Philippe Aghion and
Steven N. Durlauf. Elsevier North-Holland, 2005, 967-1014.
Rodrik, Dani. Economics Rules: The Rights and Wrongs of the
Dismal Science. W.W. Norton & Company, 2015.
Rodrik, Dani. The Globalization Paradox. W.W. Norton &
Rodrik, Dani. One Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization,
Institutions, and Economic Growth. Princeton University Press,
- Research Papers/Reports
Mukand, Sharun, and Dani Rodrik. "The Political Economy of Liberal
Democracy." NBER Working Paper No. 21540, September 2015.
Rodrik, Dani. "Work and Human Development In a Deindustrializing
World." UNDP Human Development Report Office, 2015.