Global Economics & Management

Faculty

The Global Economics and Management faculty engage in innovative research on international issues with the goal of influencing economic policy. Specific areas of focus include the global financial crises, contagion, the Euro-crisis, capital flows, capital controls, U.S. fiscal issues, economic and political developments, and international tax policy.

FULL-TIME FACULTY

Kristin J. Forbes

Kristin J. Forbes

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Professor of Management

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Yasheng Huang

Yasheng Huang

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Epoch Foundation Professor of International Management

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Simon Johnson

Simon Johnson

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Ronald A. Kurtz (1954) Professor of Entrepreneurship

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Athanasios Orphanides

Athanasios Orphanides

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Professor of the Practice, Global Economics and Management

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EMERITUS

Donald Roy Lessard

Donald Roy Lessard

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Epoch Foundation Professor of International Management, Emeritus

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D Eleanor Westney

D Eleanor Westney

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Society of Sloan Fellows Professor of International Management

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OTHER ACADEMIC STAFF

Joseph J. Battat

Joseph J. Battat

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Senior Lecturer, Global Economics and Management

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Geoff Beckwith

Lecturer, Global Economics and Management (GEM)

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David Birnbach

David Birnbach

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Lecturer, Global Economics and Management

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Adriana Bokel Herde

Lecturer, Global Organizations Lab

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John C. Grant

John C. Grant

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Senior Lecturer, International Action Learning Programs (G-Lab, China/India Lab, GO-Lab)

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Cathy Louise Iacobo

Cathy Louise Iacobo

Leaders for Global Operations Program

Lecturer, Global Economics and Management

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Michellana Jester

Michellana Jester

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Lecturer, Global Economics and Management

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Charles Kane

Charles Kane

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Senior Lecturer, Global Economics and Management and Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management

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Shari Loessberg

Shari Loessberg

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Senior Lecturer, Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Strategic Management

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Jonathan Ruane

Jonathan Ruane

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Lecturer, Global Economics and Management

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Hiram Samel

Hiram Samel

Senior Lecturer

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Anjali Sastry

Anjali Sastry

Management Science

Senior Lecturer, System Dynamics

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Cathy Thut

Lecturer, Global Organizations Lab

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Luis Videgaray

Luis Videgaray

Behavioral and Policy Sciences

Senior Lecturer

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Research Centers

Research centers at MIT and MIT Sloan pursue solutions to the world’s most significant challenges. Through collaboration with other top researchers and business leaders, MIT Sloan faculty and students have a powerful impact on leading organizations and on everyday life.

Faculty in the Global Economics and Management Group are affiliated with the following research centers at MIT: