Robert O'Brien

Political Economy

Robert O'Brien

Robert O'Brien is a professor of political science at McMaster University. Teaching and research interests are in the fields of international political economy, global governance, global labour, global civil society, and the political economy of climate change. Most recent books: Global Political Economy: Evolution and Dynamics (with Marc Williams, 2020), Labour Internationalism in the Global South (Cambridge University Press 2019).

Recent Blog Posts By Robert O'Brien

What Joe Biden’s climate plan means for Canada

Professor Robert O'Brien of McMaster University details three economic implications of the Biden climate plan