Jorge I. Domínguez (retired)

Jorge I. Domínguez (retired)

Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico, Dept of Government (FAS)
Former DRCLAS Executive Committee member
Jorge I. Domínguez (retired)


Jorge I. Domínguez is Antonio Madero Professor for the Study of Mexico and chair of the Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies at Harvard University. He served as University Vice Provost for International Affairs 2006-2015. 

As co-editor, in 2017 he published Social Policies and Decentralization in Cuba: Change in the Context of 21st. Century Latin America with M. C. Zabala Argüelles, M. Espina Prieto, L. Barberia (Harvard University Press); The Cuban Economy in a New Era: An Agenda for Change toward Durable Development with O. E. Pérez Villanueva, L. Barberia (Harvard University Press); and Debating U.S.-Cuban Relations: How Should We Now Play Ball? with R. Hernández, L. Barberia (Routledge 2017).

He is the author of four books on Cuba La política exterior de Cuba (1962-2009) (Madrid: Editorial Colibrí, 2009); Cuba hoy: Analizando su pasado, imaginando su futuro (Madrid: Editorial Colibrí, 2006); To Make a World Safe for Revolution: Cuba's Foreign Policy (Harvard University Press, 1989); and Cuba: Order and Revolution (Harvard University Press, 1978). He has also published many articles on domestic and international politics in Latin America and the Caribbean.

A past President of the Latin American Studies Association, he currently serves on various editorial boards, among them Cuban Studies. He was Series Editor for the Peabody Award-winning Public Broadcasting System television series, Crisis in Central America, which included a one-hour documentary on Cuba.

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