In addition to his research and teaching, Romain Wacziarg was the Edward Teller National Fellow at the Hoover Institution in 2002-2003. Outside UCLA, he is a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), the world's preeminent think tank for research in applied economics. He is also a faculty affiliate of the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), based in London, UK. From 1998 to 2008, he was a professor at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he taught strategy and business ethics courses for MBAs, and a course on Political Macroeconomics for PhD students. In addition to his academic experience, he worked as a consultant for the World Bank and the French Ministry of Finance.
Born in Switzerland, raised in India and France, Romain Wacziarg moved to the United States in 1992 and became a US citizen.
Enrico Spolaore and Romain Wacziarg. (May 2015). "War and Relatedness."
Klaus Desmet, Ignacio Ortuno-Ortin and Romain Wacziarg. (February 2015). "Culture, Ethnicity and Diversity."
Enrico Spolaore and Romain Wacziarg. (August 2014). "Fertility and Modernity."
Jean Imbs, Claudio Montenegro and Romain Wacziarg. (February 2012). "Economic Integration and Structural Change."Romain Wacziarg's Publications