John Cavanagh


Institute for Policy Studies

1112 16th Street NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 234-9382
Fax: (202) 387-7915
John Cavanagh has been Director of the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) since 1998. In this capacity, he oversees programs, outreach, and organizational development. John has a B.A. from Dartmouth College and a M.A. from Princeton University. He worked as an international economist for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (1978–1981) and the World Health Organization (1981–1982). He directed IPS's Global Economy Project from 1983–1997. He is the co-author of ten books and numerous articles on the global economy.

Focus: Business, Economy, Globalization, Governance, United States, Americas

Selected Publications:

Alternatives to Economic Globalization: A Better World Is Possible, 2004 (edited with Jerry Mander).

Global Dreams: Imperial Corporations and the New World Order (with Richard J. Barnet), Simon & Schuster, 1994.

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2006

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