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Joseph P. Kalt

Member of the Faculty of Education
Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the Kennedy School of Government

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Degree:  Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, (1980)
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Phone:  617.495.4966

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Joseph P. Kalt is Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy. His research focuses on exploring the economic implications and political origins of the government regulation of markets. He also heads the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development. Kalt has published widely in the area of natural resources economics and policy. He is the author of The Economics and Politics of Oil Price Regulation; Federal Policy in the Post-Embargo Era, Drawing the Line on Natural Gas Regulation (with F.C. Schuller); What Can Tribes Do? Strategies and Institutions in American Indian Economic Development (with Steven Cornell); and The State of the Native Nations (with the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development). Kalt received his BA from Stanford University and his MA and PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Publications
What Can Tribes Do? Strategies and Institutions in American Indian Economic Development
Associations
Board Member, Editorial Board, Economic Inquiry

Committee Member, Steering Committee, National Park Service Project on National Parks for the 21st Century

Trustee, Board of Trustees, Foundation for American Communications