Robert J. Weiner

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Robert J. Weiner

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

Full-time Faculty


Office Phone: 202-994-5981
Fax: 202-994-7422

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.

Political economy of energy security; oil & conflict; energy crises; resource nationalism; and US-Chinese competition for oil

Ph.D., Harvard University


IBUS 4403/IAFF 3402 Oil; Industry, Economy, Society

IBUS 6202 Business and the State: Privatization and Public-Private Partnerships

IBUS 6297 Business and the State (Study Abroad in London)

IBUS 6400/IAFF 6378 Oil; Industry, Economy, Security, Society