Eric Werker is Associate Professor of Strategy and International Business in the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University (SFU) and academic lead from SFU to the Canadian International Resources and Development Institute.
Eric is interested in how resource-dependent countries can build a more diversified economy. He is currently working on the ESID research project on the Political economy determinants of growth.
Eric is co-editor, with Lant Pritchett and Kunal Sen, of the forthcoming ESID book, Deals and Development: The Political Dynamics of Growth Episodes, to be published by Oxford University Press in November 2017.
Other recent publications
John Spray and Eric Werker (2017, forthcoming). ‘Price controls in Liberia’, Economic Development and Cultural Change.
Aldo Musacchio and Eric Werker (2016). ‘Mapping frontier economies’, Harvard Business Review 94(12): 40-48.
John W. McArthur and Eric Werker (2016). ‘Developing countries and international organizations: Introduction to the special issue’, Review of International Organizations 11(2): 155-169.
View Professor Eric Werker’s staff profile at SFU.