Faculty

  • John Ahlquist

    John Ahlquist

    Associate Professor

    Research Fields: political economy, comparative politics, labor market institutions, income inequality, international trade

  • Eli Berman

    Eli Berman

    Professor, UC San Diego Department of Economics

    Research Fields: environmental and resource Economics, labor economics, religion, Middle East, terrorism and insurgency, fertility, immigration, language

  • Roger Bohn

    Roger Bohn

    Professor

    Research Fields: high-tech and international manufacturing, electronics and data storage industry, product development, organizational management

  • Jennifer Burney

    Jennifer Burney

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: Africa, global food security, mitigating climate change, program evaluation

  • Tai Ming Cheung

    Tai Ming Cheung

    Associate Professor; Director, UC Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation

    Research Fields: China, Chinese and East Asian defense and national security affairs, especially related to economic, industrial, technology and innovation issues

  • Peter Cowhey

    Peter Cowhey

    Interim Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; Dean and Qualcomm Endowed Chair in Communications and Technology Policy

    Research Fields: U.S. trade policy, foreign policy, communications and information technology, Internet, biological threats, international corporate strategy, microfinance industry to alleviate poverty

  • Paul Drake

    Paul Drake

    Distinguished Professor Emeritus

    Research Fields: political science, Latin American 

  • Jesse Driscoll

    Jesse Driscoll

    Assistant Professor; Chair, Global Leadership Institute

    Research Fields: comparative politics, international relations, civil war, voting, Central Asia
  • Richard Feinberg

    Richard Feinberg

    Professor

    Research Fields: Cuba, Latin America, U.S. foreign policy, multilateral institutions, trade and investment, globalization, democratization, non-governmental organizations

  • Francisco Garfias

    Francisco Garfias

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: comparative political economy, state capacity, taxation, social conflict, Latin American politics, Mexican politics, econometrics

  • Teevrat Garg

    Teevrat Garg

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: economics, Southeast Asia

  • Peter Gourevitch

    Peter Gourevitch

    Founding Dean and Distinguished Professor Emeritus

    Research Fields: international trade, economic globalization, trade disputes, regulatory system, corporate governance

  • Joshua Graff Zivin

    Joshua Graff Zivin

    Professor and Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs

    Research Fields: environmental, public health, development, innovation economics

  • Emilie Hafner-Burton

    Emilie Hafner-Burton

    John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Professor of International Justice and Human Rights
    Co-director, Laboratory on International Law and Regulation

    Research Fields: human rights, international law, economic sanctions, gender mainstreaming in international organizations

  • Stephan Haggard

    Stephan Haggard

    Lawrence and Sallye Krause Professor of Korea-Pacific Studies; Director, Korea-Pacific Program

    Research Fields: international relations, political economy, globalization, East Asia, North and South Korea

  • Gordon Hanson

    Gordon Hanson

    Acting Dean and Pacific Economic Cooperation Chair in International Economic Relations; Director, Center on Global Transformation

    Research Fields: economics, international trade, international migration, foreign direct investment

  • Ruixue Jia

    Ruixue Jia

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: China, development economics, economic history, political economy

  • Larry Krause

    Larry Krause

    Professor Emeritus

    Research Fields: international finance, Southeast Asia and Korea, APEC and ASEAN, economic cooperation, tariffs and trade, economic forecasting

  • Ellis Krauss

    Ellis Krauss

    Professor Emeritus

    Research Fields: foreign policy, Japanese politics, U.S.-Japan relations, Japan's political economy

  • Bruce Lehmann

    Bruce Lehmann

    Professor

    Research Fields: financial economics, macroeconomics, pricing of capital assets, Japanese financial markets

  • Elizabeth Lyons

    Elizabeth Lyons

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: technology and innovation strategy, international management, organizational economics

  • Gordon McCord

    Gordon McCord

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: development economics, public health, environment

  • Craig McIntosh

    Craig McIntosh

    Professor; Co-director, Policy Design and Evaluation Lab

    Research Fields: development economics, agricultural and resource economics, program evaluation, microeconomics, anti-poverty policies

  • Barry Naughton

    Barry Naughton

    Sokwanlok Chair of Chinese International Affairs

    Research Fields: Chinese economy, foreign trade and investment, economic reform 

  • Lauren Prather

    Lauren Prather

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: foreign policy, migration, democracy promotion and democratization, Middle East

  • Natalia Ramondo

    Natalia Ramondo

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: international trade, multinational firms, global supply chains

  • Nico Ravanilla

    Nico Ravanilla

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: comparative politics, public policy, governance, Southeast Asia

  • Kate Ricke

    Kate Ricke

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: climate change, public policy

  • Krislert Samphantharak

    Krislert Samphantharak

    Associate Professor

    Research Fields: corporate finance, economic development, family businesses, business groups in East and Southeast Asia, financial institutions in village economies, Thailand

  • Ulrike Schaede

    Ulrike Schaede

    Professor of Japanese Business; Executive Director, Center on Global Transformation

    Research Fields: Japan, Japanese business organization, strategy, and management, financial markets 

  • Weiyi Shi

    Weiyi Shi

    Assistant Professor

    Research Fields: China, political economy, foreign policy

  • Victor Shih

    Victor Shih

    Associate Professor

    Research Fields: China, political economy, Chinese banking policies, Chinese politics 

  • Susan Shirk

    Susan Shirk

    Research Professor; Chair, 21st Century China Center

    Research Fields: U.S.-China relations, Chinese politics, Northeast Asia, China, North and South Korea 

  • Yasu-Hiko Tohsaku

    Yasu-Hiko Tohsaku

    Professor

    Research Fields: second language acquisition theory, language pedagogy, Japanese language, Japan

  • David Victor

    David Victor

    Professor; Co-director, Laboratory on International Law and Regulation

    Research Fields: human rights, international law, energy policy, climate change policy

  • Barbara F. Walter

    Barbara F. Walter

    Professor

    Research Fields: international security, civil wars, terrorism/counter-terrorism