James Raymond Vreeland
Vreeland, James Raymond and Axel Dreher. 2014.
The Political Economy of the United Nations Security Council: Money and Influence.
New York: Cambridge University Press.
Dreher, Axel, Stephan Klasen, James Raymond Vreeland, and Eric Werker. 2013. The costs of favoritism: Is politically-driven aid less effective? Economic Development and Cultural Change 62 (1): 157–191.
Lim, Daniel Yew Mao and James Raymond Vreeland. 2013. Regional Organizations and International Politics: Japanese Influence over the Asian Development Bank and the UN Security Council. World Politics 65 (1): 34-72.
Dreher, Axel, Jan-Egbert Sturm, and James Raymond Vreeland. 2009.
Global horse trading: IMF loans for votes in the United Nations Security Council.
European Economic Review 53(7):742–757.
Dreher, Axel, Jan-Egbert Sturm, and James Raymond Vreeland. 2009.
Development Aid and International Politics:
Does membership on the UN Security Council influence World Bank decisions?
Journal of Development Economics 88 (1):1-18.
Cheibub, José Antonio and James Raymond Vreeland. 2016. Modernization Theory: Does Economic Development Cause Democratization? In Carol Lancaster and Nicolas van de Walle (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Politics of Development. New. York: Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199845156.013.26
Vreeland, James Raymond. 2015. Domestic Politics and International Institutions: Cooperation, sacrifice, and change. In Jennifer Gandhi and Rubén Ruiz-Rufino (eds.), Routledge Handbook of Comparative Political Institutions. London: Routledge. Pp. 318-330.
Cheibub, José Antonio and James Raymond Vreeland. 2011. Economic Development and Democratization. In Nathan Brown (ed.), The Dynamics of Democratization: Dictatorship, Development, and Diffusion. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press. Pp. 145-182.
Desai, Raj M. and James Raymond Vreeland. 2010. A suggestion for the IMF: Embrace regionalism. In Ulrich Volz / Aldo Caliari (eds.) Regional and Global Liquidity Arrangements. Bonn, Germany: Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE). Pp. 20-23.
Nooruddin, Irfan and James Raymond Vreeland. 2010. The Effect of IMF Programs on Public Wages and Salaries. In Jennifer Clapp and Rorden Wilkinson (eds.), Global Governance, Poverty and Inequality. London: Routledge. Pp. 90-111.
Smith, Alastair and James Raymond Vreeland. 2006. The Survival of Political Leaders and IMF Programs. In Gustav Ranis, James Raymond Vreeland, and Stephen Kosack (eds.), Globalization and the Nation State: The Impact of the IMF and the World Bank. New York: Routledge. Pp.263-289.
Ranis, Gustav, James Raymond Vreeland, and Stephen Kosack. 2006. Introduction. In Gustav Ranis, James Raymond Vreeland, and Stephen Kosack (eds.), Globalization and the Nation State: The Impact of the IMF and the World Bank. New York: Routledge. Pp.1-16.
Vreeland, James Raymond. 2003.
Buscando Condiciones, No Dinero: El acuerdo de Uruguay con el FMI en 1990.
In Diego Aboal and Juan Andrés Moraes (eds. and translators),
Economía Política en Uruguay:
Instituciones y Actores Políticos en el Proceso Económico.
Montevideo: Ediciones Trilce. Pp.73-92.
Desai, Raj M. and James Raymond Vreeland. 2014. What the new bank of BRICS is all about. The Monkey Cage The Washington Post. 17 July.
Vreeland, James Raymond. 2012. International Monetary Fund (IMF). In Helmut K. Anheier, Mark Juergensmeyer, and Victor Faessel (eds.), Encyclopedia of Global Studies. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE. Pp. 936-38.
The Effect of Political Regime on Transparency: Democracy and Data Dissemination in Latin America. Prepared for presentation at the Latin American Studies Association conference, March 14–19, 2006. San Juan, Puerto Rico. Co-Authored with B. Peter Rosendorff.
Self Reform: The IMF Strategy. Prepared for the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee and World Economic Forum conference, “The International Monetary Fund in Transition: Rediscovering its monetary role?” Cape Town, 29–30 May 2006.
The International and Domestic Politics of IMF Programs. Paper prepared for the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee and World Economic Forum conference on The Fund’s Role in Emerging Markets: Reassessing the Adequacy of its Resources and Lending Facilities. Amsterdam, November 18–19, 2004, De Nederlandsche Bank, Westeinde 1.
IMF Programs Compliance: Aggregate Index versus Policy Specific Research Strategies. Prepared for the Conference on Compliance in International Law, University of Southern California, April 30 and May 1, 2004.
Political Institutions and Civil War with a focus on Latin America. Prepared for presentation at the Latin American Studies Association conference, October 7–9, 2004. Las Vegas, Nevada. Co-authored with Jennifer Gandhi.
The Institutional Determinants of IMF Programs. Prepared for delivery at the 2001 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Hilton San Francisco and Towers August 30 – September 2, 2001. Copyright by the American Political Science Association. Also presented at The Leitner Work-In-Progress Seminar. 4 December, 2000.
Selection and Survival. Presentation prepared for The Research Frontiers in International Relations Conference, Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, La Jolla, California. April 14–16, 2000.
Seeking Conditions not Currency: The 1990 IMF Agreement with Uruguay. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Latin American Studies Association. March 16–18, 2000.
The IMF: Lender of Last Resort or Scapegoat? Prepared for the Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, April 15–17, 1999. Also presented at the International Studies Association Conference, Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington DC, February 16–21, 1999; and at the Duke University Conference on “International Institutions: Global Processes – Domestic Consequences.” April 9–11, 1999.
McDonough School of Business Teaching Award: Professor of the Module, Module 4, 2010. (For the Evening Program Course, International Business Environment, Course number STRT 571. Awarded by the students.)
2015 Runner up for The William H. Riker Award for the Best Book in Political Economy
2010 KfW Award for Policy-relevant Development Research
European Economic Review Award for Top Cited Article 2009-2011
Fellowships and Research Positions:
Bradley Foundation Fellowship 1997–98.
Keynote speaker. The Political Economy of International Organizations. An ETH / KOF Swiss Economic Institute / University of Zurich joint international conference. The Centro Stefano Franscini at Monte Veritŕ in Ascona, Switzerland. 3–8 February 2008.
Undergraduate Scholarship Awards:
Manhattan College Graduation Awards:
Awards that will amuse you:
Eleftherotypia. "The Depressing Record of the IMF." 9 May 2010.
Neue Zürcher Zeitung. "Der IMF als verlängerter Arm der USA: Sicherheitsrats-Mitglieder erhalten mehr Hilfe vom Währungsfonds." Page 23. 4 January 2007.
The Washington Post. "Security Council Seat Tied to Aid: Studies Cite Much More U.S. Assistance for Poor Nations," by Colum Lynch. Page A19. 1 November 2006. Also see Corrections. Page A02. 3 November 2006. Reprinted in The Wall Street Journal (page 10, 2 November 2006) and Ashland Daily Tidings (1 November 2006).
Der Bund. "Thema 60 Jahre Iwf und Weltbank: «Gute Absichten sind nicht Normalfall» Viele Regierungen benutzen den Internationalen Währungsfonds (IWF), um national unpopuläre Reformen durchzusetzen." Page 2. 17 November 2004.
Goa, India: International Political Economy Colloquium: Politics of the Changing World Economy. Sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance at Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School, the Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta, and the Christopher H. Browne Center for International Politics at University of Pennsylvania. 4-6 January 2013.
Bangalore, India: International Political Economy Colloquium: Globalization and the Politics of Poverty and Inequality. Sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, Yale University’s Leitner Program in International & Comparative Political Economy, and the Indian Institute of Management—Bangalore. 4-6 January 2011.
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: Global Governance, Poverty and Inequality Workshop jointly hosted by the Brooks World Poverty Institute (University of Manchester, UK) and the Centre for International Governance Innovation (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada). 6–8 June 2008.
The Carnegie Music Hall, Pittsburgh, PA. Challenges for G-20, presented by the National Flag Foundation and sponsored by PNC, 1250AM ESPN, Lamar Outdoor Advertising, The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, and GTN Law. 18 September 2009.
Columbia University. Initiative for Policy Dialogue and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung conference on "Governance, Transparency and Accountability in Financial Institutions and Regulatory Bodies." 27-28 April 2009.
Gilman Conference on New Directions in International Relations, Yale University. Discussant. 21–23 February 2003.
Singapore: Game Theory: Planning Strategic Business Contingencies and Crisis Management. GU-HCS Advanced Professional Qualification: Global Business Leadership and International Relations Program. 1—2 June 2015.
Shanghai, China: Comparative Institutional Analysis: The Politics of International Finance. Georgetown McDonough School of Business and Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas (ESADE) Global Executive Master of Business Administration (GEMBA). 11—16 May 2014, 11–15 May 2015.
Beijing, China: Comparative Institutional Analysis: The Politics of International Finance. Georgetown McDonough School of Business and Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas (ESADE) Global Executive Master of Business Administration (GEMBA). 11–17 May 2013.
Madrid, Spain: Comparative Institutional Analysis: The Politics of International Finance. Georgetown McDonough School of Business and Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas (ESADE) Global Executive Master of Business Administration (GEMBA). 30 April–4 May 2012.
Buenos Aires, Argentina: Global Economic Relations. Georgetown Department of Government and the Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Maestría en Políticas Públicas y Gerenciamiento del Desarrollo. 26 May–5 June 2010, 9–20 May 2011, 14–24 May 2012.
Madrid, Spain: The Global Institutional Environment of International Business (with Marc L. Busch). ESADE's Step Program for Grupo Santander. 13-14 December 2010.
Moscow, Russia: Comparative Institutional Analysis: The Politics of International Finance. Georgetown McDonough School of Business and Escuela Superior de Administración y Dirección de Empresas (ESADE) Global Executive Master of Business Administration (GEMBA). 12–18 May 2009, 11–17 May 2010, 7–9 April 2011.
Săo Paulo, Brazil: Democracy and Development. Departamento de Cięncia Política, Faculdade de Filosofia, Letras e Cięncias Humanas, Universidad de Săo Paulo (USP). 11, 13, 18, 25 November, 2 December 2008.
Leadership and Politics in International Financial Institutions (China Construction Bank Organizational Management and Financial Innovation Program, McDonough School of Business). Georgetown University. 2015.
Service to the Profession:
Section Chair, International Political Economy, American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, 2008
Conference organizer (with Gustav Ranis): The Impact of Globalization on the Nation-State from Above: The International Monetary Fund and The World Bank. Yale Center for International and Area Studies, April 25–27, 2003
Editorial Board (Associate Editor): Review of International Organizations
Georgetown University Service (2009–):
Statistical Methods Search Committee. 2014
Politics of India Search Committee. 2012-2013
Political Economy Search Committee. 2012
Master of Science in Foreign Service. 2009, 2010
Yale University Service (1999–2008):
Ethics Politics and Economics Major Advisory Committee. 2004–05, 2006–07
Director of Undergraduate Studies, International Studies Program, Yale University. 2000–03
International Affairs Council, YCIAS. 2000–03
Yale College Junior Year Abroad Committee, Office for International Education and Fellowship Programs. 2000–02
Undergraduate Admissions. 2002
International Studies Major Evaluation Committee. 2000–02
Auerbach-Grayson Travel Grants (Chair). 2002, 2003
Perlroth Travel Grants (Chair). 2001, 2002, 2003
Sunrise Travel Grants (Chair). 2001, 2002, 2003
Citibank Travel Grants (Chair). 2001, 2002, 2003
Aspin Travel Grants (Chair). 2001, 2002, 2003
Graduate Admissions Committee, International Relations Program. 2000
Yale Department of Political Science Service (1999–2008):
Computer Committee. 2000–2008 (Chair 2001–03, 2004–05, 2006–07)
Search Committee (New Initiative). 2006–07
International Relations Field Exam (Chair), 2005
Search Committee (New Initiative). 2001–02
International Relations Field Exam. 2001
Graduate Admissions Committee. 2001
Search Committee (Politics of China). 1999–2000
Krzysztof J. Pelc (Ph.D. 2009, Georgetown University): Fellow, Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance, Princeton University (2009–2010); Assistant Professor, Political Science Department, McGill University (2010–)
Stephen B. Kaplan (Ph.D. 2009, Yale University): Fellow, Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance, Princeton University (2009–2010); Assistant Professor, Political Science and International Affairs, George Washington University (2010–)