John Echeverri-Gent

John Echeverri-Gent
Associate Professor
462 Gibson Hall
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22904
Phone: (434) 924-3968
e-mail: jee8p@virginia.edu

JOHN ECHEVERRI-GENT is author of The State and the Poor: Public Policy and Political Development in India and the United States and co-editor of Economic Reform in Three Giants: U.S. Foreign Policy and the USSR, China, and India. He has written many articles in comparative public policy and the political economy of development. His most recent publication is “Understanding India’s Response to the Global Financial Crisis: From Quick Rebound to Endless Slowdown?” in Unexpected Outcomes: The Quick Rebound of Emerging Powers from the Global Financial Crisis, Brookings, 2015. His current research projects are on “Economic Interdependence and Strategic Interest: China, India, and the United States in the New Global Order” and “The Political Economy of India’s Financial Sector Reform in Comparative Perspective.” He is a member of the editorial board of Political Science Quarterly. He has served as consultant to the World Bank and USAID. He was chair of the American Political Science Task Force on Difference and Inequality in Developing Societies and treasurer of the American Institute of Indian Studies. He received his Ph.D. and M.A. in Political Science from the University of Chicago.