Kevin P. Gallagher

is a professor of global development policy at Boston University’s Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies, where he directs the Global Development Policy Center. Gallagher serves on the United Nations’ Committee for Development Policy. He previously served on the investment sub-committee of the Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy at the US Department of State and on the National Advisory Committee at the Environmental Protection Agency, and co-chaired the T-20 Task Force on International Financial Architecture at the G-20. Gallagher has been a visiting or adjunct professor at the Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University; El Colegio de Mexico in Mexico; Tsinghua University in China, and the Center for State and Society in Argentina.

Kevin P. Gallagher is the author or co-author of six books:
The China Triangle: Latin America’s China Boom and the Fate of the Washington Consensus
Ruling Capital: Emerging Markets and the Reregulation of Cross-Border Finance
The Clash of Globalizations: Essays on Trade and Development Policy
The Dragon in the Room: China and the Future of Latin American Industrialization (with Roberto Porzecanski)
The Enclave Economy: Foreign Investment and Sustainable Development in Mexico’s Silicon Valley (with Lyuba Zarsky)
Free Trade and the Environment: Mexico, NAFTA, and Beyond.