Prof. of International Economic Relations, American University, USA
C. Randall Henning is Professor of International Economic Relations at the School of International Service at American University (since 1995) in Washington, D.C. He specializes in international and comparative political economy, global governance and regional integration. He has focused recently on the International Monetary Fund, Europe’s monetary union, regional financial arrangements, fiscal federalism, and economic conflict and cooperation in the Group of Twenty. His previous appointments include service as Visiting Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Currently, he is conducting projects on the fragmentation of global financial governance and the interaction among regional and multilateral economic institutions.
Dr. Henning’s most recent book is Tangled Governance: International Regime Complexity, the Troika, and the Euro Crisis (Oxford, 2017). He is also author, co-author or editor of Global Financial Governance Confronts the Rising Powers (with Andrew Walter; CIGI, 2016), Global Economics in Extraordinary Times (Peterson Institute, 2012), Fiscal Federalism: US History for Architects of Europe’s Fiscal Union (Bruegel, 2012), Governing the World’s Money (Cornell, 2002), Transatlantic Perspectives on the Euro (with Pier Carlo Padoan; Brookings 2000), and Currencies and Politics in the United States, Germany and Japan (Peterson Institute, 1994), among other books. He has also published articles in International Organization, Review of International Political Economy, Journal of Common Market Studies, Global Policy, and The World Economy, as well as a number of chapters in edited volumes. (See Publications for a more complete list.)
Prof. Henning teaches Economic Policies of the European Union (SIS 630), International Financial Relations (SIS 666), International Political Economy (SIS 751 and SISU 220). He has written several cases for teaching and has edited a series of cases on Transatlantic Economic Relations.
Among other activities, he organized the macroeconomic and financial team of the CIGI INET Project on New Thinking and the New G20, has testified to several congressional committees, and served as the European Community Studies Association Distinguished Scholar, SIS Faculty President and member of the Fellowship Selection Committee of the German Marshall Fund. He is a member of the American Political Science Association, International Studies Association, European Union Studies Association, Council of European Studies and Bretton Woods Committee.
Dr. Henning holds a B.A. degree from Stanford University (1978) and M.A.L.D. and Ph.D. degrees from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University (1985)