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Harvard Kennedy School faculty disseminate their research in working papers and publications that contribute to public knowledge and fuel policy innovation. This list features recent faculty publications, including journal articles, books, edited volumes, research papers, and public testimony.

Faculty Papers and Publications

Borjas, George. "EXODUS: How Migration Is Changing Our World." Review of Lessons from Immigration Economics, by Collier, Paul. Independent Review, 22.3, Winter 2018: 329-340.
Chen, Martha. "Women and the Informal Economy in Urban Africa: From the Margins to the Centre." Review of Women and the Informal Economy in Urban Africa: From the Margins to the Centre, by Mary Njeri Kinyanjui. Gender & Development, 23.2, July 2015: 394-397.
Pritchett, Lant. Review of Political Arithmetic: Simon Kuznets and the Empirical Tradition in Economics, by Robert William Fogel, Enid M. Fogel, Mark Guglielmo, and Nathaniel Grotte. Population and Development Review, 40.1, March 2014: 170.
Andrews, Matthew. Review of Poor Numbers: How We Are Misled by African Development Statistics and What to Do About It, by Morton Jerven. Governance, 26.4, October 2013: 696-698.
Lawrence, Robert Z. "Productivity Is the Reason." Comment on The Impact of Globalization on Income and Unemployment, by Michael Spence. Foreign Affairs, 90.6, November/December 2011: 168-170.
Rodrik, Dani. "Taming Globalization." Review of Democracy & the Future of the World Economy, by Dani Rodrik. Issues in Science and Technology, 28.1, Fall 2011: 91-96.
Pritchett, Lant. Review of Getting Better: Why Global Development Is Succeeding—And How We Can Improve the World Even More, by Charles Kenny. Population and Development Review, 37.2, June 2011: 397-399.
Rosengard, Jay K. Review of Improving Access to Financial Services in Indonesia, World Bank, and Enhancing Access to Finance for Indonesian Overseas Migrant Workers: Evidence from a Survey of Three Provinces, World Bank. Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 47.1, April 2011: 132-134.
Rosengard, Jay K. Review of Restructuring of State-Owned Financial Institutions: Lessons from Bank Rakyat Indonesia, Asian Development Bank. Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, 47.1, April 2011: 132-134.
Rodrik, Dani. "Comments on “New Structural Economics”." Review of New Structural Economics, by Justin Yifu Lin. World Bank Research Observer, 26.2, January 2011: 227-229.
Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Local Governments and Rural Development: Comparing Lessons from Brazil, Chile, Mexico, and Peru, by Krister Andersson, Gustavo Gordillo de Anda, and Frank van Laerhoven. Bulletin of Latin American Research, 29.4, October 2010: 547-549.
Pritchett, Lant. "A Review of Edward Luce's In Spite of the Gods: The Strange Rise of Modern India." Review of In Spite of the Gods: The Strange Rise of Modern India, by Edward Luce. Journal of Economic Literature, 47.3, September 2009: 771–80.
Andrews, Matthew. Review of The Dynamics of Performance Management: Constructing Information and Reform, by Donald P. Moynihan. Governance, 22.3, July 2009: 513-515.
Hanna, Rema. Review of When Things Fall Apart, Journal of Economic Literature, 47.2, June 2009.
Perkins, Dwight H. Review of The Chinese Economy: Transitions and Growth, by Barry Naughton. The Developing Economies, 46.3, September 2008: 315-317.
Perkins, Dwight H. Review of China's Financial Transition at a Crossroads, by Charles Calomiris. Business History Review, 82.1, Spring 2008: 191-193.
Perkins, Dwight H. "China's Soft Power." Review of Charm Offensive: How China's Soft Power is Transforming the World, by Joshua Kurlantzick Harvard International Review, 29.3, Fall 2007: 82-83.
Perkins, Dwight H. Review of The Merchants of Zigong: Industrial Entrepreneurship in Early Modern China, by Madeleine Zelin Journal of Economic History, 67.1, March 2007: 242-243.
Lawrence, Robert Z. "A True Development Round?" Review of Fair Trade for All: How Trade Can Promote Development, by Joseph E. Stiglitz and Andrew Charlton. Journal of Economic Literature, 45.4 December 2007: 1001-1010.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Review of Estimates of the Equilibrium Exchange Rate of the Renminbi: Is There a Consensus and, If Not, Why Not?, by William R. Cline and John Williamson. Conference on China's Exchange Rate Policy: Peterson Institute, Washington, D.C., October 12, 2007.
Pande, Rohini. Review of Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics 2005, Europe: Are We on Track to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals?, Ed. Francois Bourguignon, Boris Pleskovic, and Andre Sapir Journal of Economic Literature, 44.2 June 2006: 452.
Woolcock, Michael. Review of Urbanization in India: Sociological Contributions, Ed. Ranvinder Singh Sandhu. Journal of Regional Science, 46.2 May 2006: 405-406.
Rodrik, Dani. "Goodbye Washington Consensus, Hello Washington Confusion?" Review of Economic Growth in the 1990s: Learning from a Decade of Reform, by World Bank Journal of Economic Literature, 44.4 December 2006: 973-987.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comments on The Euro's Trade Effects, by Richard Baldwin European Central Bank Working Paper Series, ECB Working Paper No. 594 March 2006: 77-91.
Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Transforming Latin America: The International and Domestic Origins of Change, by Craig Arceneaux and David Pion-Berlin Journal of Latin American Studies, 38.3 August 2006: 664-666.
Lawrence, Robert Z. Comment on "Designing Policies to Capture Beneficial Effects" in Does Foreign Direct Investment Promote Development?, Ed. Theodore H. Moran, Edward M. Graham, Magnus Blomström 2005: 367-371.
Rosengard, Jay K. Review of Helping Countries Develop: The Role of Fiscal Policy, Ed. Sanjeev Gupta, Benedict Clements, and Gabriela Inchauste. Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, 19.2 November 2005: 88.
Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Decentralization and Democracy in Latin America, Ed. Alfred P. Montero and David J. Samuels. Journal of Latin American Studies, 37.01 February 2005: 191-191.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comments on "The Euro, Stabilization Policy and the Stability and Growth Pact OR Can Rubinomics work in the Eurozone?" Ed. Adam S. Posen. The Euro at Five: Ready for a Global Role?, 2005: 157-169.
Rosengard, Jay K. Review of Land Claims in East Timor, by Daniel Fitzpatrick. Asian-Pacific Economic Literature, 18.1 May 2004: 68-69.
Pritchett, Lant. Comment on "Impacts of the Indonesian Economic Crisis: Price Changes and the Poor" by James Levinson, Steven Berry, and Jed Friedman. Managing Currency Crises in Emerging Markets, Ed. Michael P. Dooley and Jeffrey A. Frankel. University of Chicago, 2003: 393.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comment on The Empirics of Growth: An Update, by Barry Bosworth and Susan M. Collins. Brookings Panel on Economic Activity, 2 2003: 189-199.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comment on Towards a Statutory Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring: Lessons from Corporate Bankruptcy Practice around the World, by Patrick Bolton. IMF Staff Papers, 50 2003: 72-81.
Lawrence, Robert Z. Comment on "Looking 30 Years Ahead in Global Governance" by Gary Hufbauer. Global Governance: An Architecture for the World Economy, Ed. Horst Siebert. Berlin: Springer, 2003.
Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Governance Resource Center, Institute of Development Studies . Department for International Development of the United Kingdom, 2003.
Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Reforming the State: Managerial Public Administration in Latin America, Ed. Bresser Pereia and Peter Spink. Journal of Latin American Studies, 34.01 February 2002: 165-218.
Grindle, Merilee S. Review of Towards Democratic Viability, Ed. John Crabtree and Laurence Whitehead. Journal of Latin American Studies, 34.02 May 2002: 427-477.
Lawrence, Robert Z. “A Wild Ride Around the World.” Review of Free Trade Today, by Jagdish Bhagwati. Financial Times, April 3, 2002.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comment on "Long-Term Capital Movements," by Philip R. Lane and Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti. NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2001, 16 2002.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comments on "The Current State of the Japanese Economy and Remedies" by Naoyuki Yoshino and Eisuke Sakakibara. Asian Economic Papers, 1.2 Spring 2002.
Rodrik, Dani. Comment on Who's Afraid of Globalization? Domestic Adjustment in Europe and America, by André Sapir. Efficiency, Equity, Legitimacy, Brookings Institution Press, 2001: 209-211.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. "The Crusade for Free Trade: Evaluating Clinton's International Economics Policy." Review of The Wind of the Hundred Days: How Washington Mismanaged Globalization, by Jagdish Bhagwati. Foreign Affairs, 1.2 March-April 2001.
Frankel, Jeffrey A. Comment on "Full Dollarization: The Case of Panama," by Ilan Goldfajn and Gino Olivares. Economia, Spring 2001.