Robert J. Weiner

Robert J. Weiner

Professor of International Business, Public Policy and Public Administration, and International Affairs; Director, M.A. Program in International Trade and Investment Policy
501 A
Address: Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street NW
Phone: 202-994-5981
Fax: 202-994-7422

Areas of Expertise

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

Dr. Robert J. Weiner teaches international finance, economics, and strategy. He is concurrently Associate Director of GEFRI (Global and Entrepreneurial Finance Research Institute), a GW chartered research center, and Membre Associe, GREEN (Groupe de Recherche en Economie de l'Energie et des Ressources Naturelles), Departement d'economique, Universite Laval, Quebec. He received his PhD in 1986, and has been at GW since 1994, serving as Chairman of the International Business Department from 2001-2005.


Ph.D., Harvard University


Classes Taught

IBUS 267 Privatization and Public-Private Partnerships (summer session)

IBUS 6301 International Business Finance

IBUS 6306 Seminar: International Financial Markets

IBUS 6307 International Portfolio Management

IBUS 6297 Business and the State: Privatization and Public-Private Partnerships (Study Abroad in London)

MBAD 6241 Global Perspectives