Lee Shau Kee Foundation Chair Professor of Political Science and
Professor of Politics at the University of San Francisco
Distinguished Guest Professor: Fudan University, the PRC (2017-2020)
BA, MA (Simon Fraser University); PhD (Toronto, Canada)
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Prosperity with Inequality: A Comparative Political Economy of the United States, China and India. (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018)
Global Financial Contagion: The Great Recession and the World Economy (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014)
China and India in the Age of Globalization (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009)
Achieving Economic Development in the Era of Globalization (Routledge, 2007)
The Asian Financial Crisis: Meltdown, Reform and Recovery (Manchester University Press, 2003)
Democracy and Development in India (Lynne Rienner Publishers, 1999), -- which won the Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 1999
Editor of Asia in the New Millennium: Geopolitics, Security and Foreign Policy (Institute of East Asian Studies, UC Berkeley, 2000).
He is also the author of numerous articles. Recently published (post-2010) articles include:
2019. "Modinomics: The Promise and the Reality," Asian Survey, vol. 59, no. 3, May/June, pp. 1-23.
2018. "Health Care for India's 500 Million: The Promise of the National Health Protection Scheme," Harvard Public Health Review. Vol. 18, Fall, pp. 1-14.
2017. Gable, Cameron and Shalendra D. Sharma. 2017. "A Political Economy of Hedge Funds," Economia Internazionale/International Economics, vol. 70, Issue 4, November, pp. 479-508.
2016. Sharma, Shalendra and Elliot Neaman. "Exploding Debt Syndrome: The Politics of the Greek Debt Crisis," World Economics, vol. 17, no. 3, July-September, pp. 91-109.
2016. "Which Way India? The Bhagwati-Sen Debate and its Lessons: A Review Essay," India Quarterly: A Journal of International Affairs, vol. 72, no. 2, April-June, pp. 192-99.
2014. "India Rising" meets Globalization: Negotiating the Opportunities and Challenges," India Quarterly, vol. 70, no. 4, October-December, pp. 283-297.
2014. "Shadow Banking: Chinese Style," Economic Affairs, vol. 34, Issue 3, October, pp. 340-52.
2014. "Review of Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the Twenty-First Century": Bringing in China and India," Harvard Asia Quarterly, vol. xvi, no. 2, Summer, pp. 45-52.
2014. "The Global Economic Imbalances: The Dangers of Not Rebalancing," New Global Studies, vol. 8, Issue 2, July, pp. 1-24.
2014. "Rising Income Inequality amid Declining Poverty: The Experience of China and India," Journal of International Development and Poverty Alleviation, vol. 5, no. 1, June, pp. 45-73.
2013. "Credit Default Swaps: Risk Hedge or Financial Weapons of Mass Destruction?" Economic Affairs, vol. 33, Issue 3, October.
2013. "The Middle-Income Trap: Some Asian Experiences and Lessons," Asia Pacific World, vol. 4, no. 2, Autumn.
2013. with Elliot Y. Neaman, "Light at the End of the Tunnel: The Eurozone's Sovereign Debt Problem," World Economics, vol. 14, no. 2, April-June, pp. 103-125.
2013. with Sunny Wong, Miao Grace Wang, "FDI Location and the Relevance of Spatial Linkages: Evidence from Provincial and Industry FDI in China," Review of International Economics (forthcoming).
2012. "The Chinese Economy in the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis: Challenges to Macroeconomic Rebalancing," International Journal of China Studies, vol. 3, no. 2, August, pp. 115-149.
2012. and Sally Tam, "The Eurozone's Next Domino: Why Portugal is not Greece" World Economics, vol. 13, no. 2, April-June, pp. 125-153.
2011. "U.S. Debt, Deficit and the falling Greenback: Does it mean an End of the Dollar's Reign and Currency Wars?" SERI Quarterly: Journal of Samsung Economic Research Institute, vol. 4, no. 3, July, pp. 66-78.
2011. "Why Ireland's Luck Ran Out and What it Means for the Euro-Zone" The International Spectator: Italian Journal of International Affairs, vol. 46, no. 1, March, pp. 115-126.
2011. "India in 2010: Robust Economics amid Political Stasis," Asian Survey, vol. 51, no. 1, pp. 111-124.
2011. "Not an Exceptional Country: Russia and the Global Financial Crisis of 2008-09." Mediterranean Quarterly, vol. 22, no. 2, Spring, pp. 31-44.
2011. Hartmut Fischer, Elliot Neaman and Shalendra D. Sharma,"Why the Greek Meltdown Became a Euro-Zone Crisis?," The Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations, vol. xii, no. 2, Summer/Fall, pp. 43-56.
2010. "Japan, China, South Korea and India: Why No Immunity from the Subprime Credit Crisis?" Asian? Affairs: An American Review, vol. 37, no. 4, October-December, pp. 211-231.
2010. "China as the World's Creditor and the United States as the World's Debtor: Implications for Sino-American Relations," China Perspectives, no. 4, pp. 100-116.
2010. "U.S.-India Nuclear Deal: The Saga of the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Bill," Indian Foreign Affairs Journal, vol. 5, no. 4, October-December, pp. 471-480.
2010. "The Uncertain fate of Chindia" Current History, vol. 109, Issue 728, September, pp. 252-57.
2010. "Economic Governance in a Post-Crisis World: Balancing Regulation and Risk," Yale Journal of International Affairs, vol. 5, Issue 1, Winter, pp. 100-112.
2010. "The Arab World amidst the Global Financial Crisis of 2008-09," Contemporary Arab Affairs, vol. 3, no 1, January, pp. 38-52.
2010. "India in 2009: Global Financial Crisis and Congress Revival" Asian Survey, vol. 50, no. 1, January/February, pp. 139-156.
Prof. Sharma was the recipient of USF's University-wide Distinguished Teaching Award for 1996-97 and the University-wide Distinguished Research Award for 2002-03. During 2006-07, he was a Visiting Professor at Universiteit Leiden, the Netherlands. He has also consulted for the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
CLE9015 Rethinking Global Issues
POL3203 International Politics
SHALENDRA D. SHARMA