He has published widely in the areas of economic development,
international economics, and political economy. His current research
focuses on the political economy of liberal democracy and economic growth
in developing countries.
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. Professor Rodrik is currently President-
Elect of the International Economic Association.
His newest book is Straight Talk on Trade: Ideas for a Sane World
Economy (2017). He is also the author of Economics Rules: The Rights and
Wrongs of the Dismal Science (2015), The Globalization Paradox:
Democracy and the Future of the World Economy (2011) and One
Economics, Many Recipes: Globalization, Institutions, and Economic