Robert Weiner

Robert Weiner

Robert Weiner

Professor of International Business, Public Policy and Public Administration, and International Affairs


Email: Robert Weiner
Office Phone: (202) 994-5981
2201 G St. NW Washington, DC 20052

Dr. Robert J. Weiner teaches international finance, economics, and strategy. He received his PhD in 1986, and has been at GW since 1994, serving as Chairman of the International Business Department 2001-2005 and 2013-2016, and Director of the ESIA MA Program in International Trade and Investment Policy (ITIP) 2016-2018. He currently serves as Director of the GWSB MS Program in International Business (MSIB).


Privatization and state-owned enterprises
Energy policy
Trade, markets, and regulation
Multinational firms, transparency, and corruption
Development and fiscal behavior in natural-resource-dependent countries
Political Risk

PPPA 6085/IBUS 6400  Oil: Industry, Economy, Society (Spring)
PPPA 6077/IBUS 6202  Privatization & Public-Private Partnerships (Summer study-abroad to London)

PhD, Harvard University
MA, Harvard University
BA, Harvard University