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Dani Rodrik

Dani Rodrik is Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. His latest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World Economy.


As we heap scorn on neoliberalism, we risk throwing out some of its most useful ideas.

Dani Rodrik


Contemporary economics is finally breaking free from its market fetishism, offering plenty of tools we can use to make society more inclusive.
Dani Rodrik, Gabriel Zucman, Suresh Naidu

Forum Responses

Rather than oracles channeling a supply-and-demand deity, economists should be enablers of democratic priorities.
Dani Rodrik, Gabriel Zucman, Suresh Naidu

Can the nation-state serve social justice?

Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò leads a forum with Thea Riofrancos, Mariame Kaba & Andrea Ritchie, Ishac Diwan & Bright Simons, and others. Plus Leila Farsakh on Palestinian statehood, Astra Taylor and Leah Hunt-Hendrix on a “solidarity state,” Joshua Craze on rule by militia, and much more. 

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