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Susan Rose-Ackerman

Susan Rose-Ackerman is the Henry R. Luce Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University. She holds a doctorate in economics from Yale University and has taught at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. She has held Guggenheim and Fulbright fellowships and been a visiting research scholar at the World Bank and a fellow at the Rockefeller Foundation in Bellagio, Italy, at Collegium Budapest, and at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences in Palo Alto CA. She has written widely on the political economy of democratic transitions, law and economics, and corruption. Her books related to administrative law are: Controlling Environmental Policy: The Limits of Public Law in Germany and the United States, Corruption and Government (translated into 15 languages), and From Elections to Democracy: Building Accountable Government in Hungary and Poland. She has published an edited Handbook on the Economics of Corruption and a collection entitled, The Economics of Administrative Law.