Political Economy Research Institute

Description The Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is actively engaged in research, dissemination, policy advising, and graduate student education. It also regularly sponsors conferences and other public events in its areas of research focus. Established in 1998, PERI is an independent unit at UMass with close ties to the Department of Economics. The Institute is committed to addressing basic issues of human and ecological well-being through research written for the general public, policy makers, and academic audiences.

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), University of Massachusetts Amherst
Related People James Heintz, Assistant Research Professor
Mark D. Brenner, Assistant Research Professor
James Boyce, Director, Development, Peacebuilding and the Environment
J. Mohan Rao, Research Associate and Professor of Economics
Gerald Epstein, Co-director and Professor of Economics
Fatma Gul Unal, Ph.D. Candidate
Robert Pollin, Co-Director
Jeannette Wicks-Lim, Associate Research Professor
Contact Gordon Hall
418 North Pleasant Street, Suite A
Amherst, MA  01002
Phone: (413) 545-6355
Fax: (413) 577-0261
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Focus: Development, Economy, Education, Environment, Globalization, Jobs, Security, United States, Global

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