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John Forrer

John Forrer

Title:
Associate Director, Institute for Corporate Responsibility
Associate Research Professor, Strategic Management and Public Policy
Associate Faculty, Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration

Department: Strategic Management and Public Policy
Phone:
(202) 994-5248
Email: jforrer@gwu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Degrees:
The George Washington University, 1991 - Ph.D. Public Administration
Syracuse University, 1980 - M.P.A. Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
Miami University, 1978 - B.A. (Dual Degree) Public Administration; Political Science

Area of Expertise: Corporate Responsibility and Global Governance, Public-Private Partnerships, Governance Networks , Globalization, Business and Peace.

Publications:

"From Certification to Supply Chain: An Analytic Framework for Enhancing Tropical Forest Governance," with Karen Mo. Organization and the Environment, (Forthcoming Fall 2013).

"Business Practices and Peace in Post-Conflict Zones: Lessons from Cyprus,"" with John Katsos. Business Ethics: A European Review (Forthcoming Fall 2013).

Governing and Cross-Sector Collaborations, with J. Kee and E. Boyer. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass (Forthcoming 2014).

"PPPs: E-SCADs or Partners in Service," with James Kee. Public Integrity, Spring 2012, Volume 14, Number 2.

Public-Private Partnerships and the Public Accountability Question,” with James Kee, Kathryn Newcomer and Eric Boyer. Public Administration Review, 2010, Vol 70-3, 475-484.

"Locating Peace Through Commerce in Good Global Governance," Journal of Business Ethics, January 2010, Vol. 89 449-460 DOI: 10.1007/s10551-010-0396-2

"How Do US Economic Sanctions Affect EU's Trade with Target Countries," with Jiawen Yang, Hossein Askari, and Lili Zhu, World Economy, 2009, Volume 32, No. 8: 1223-1244.

"Private Finance Initiative: The Theory and the Practice," with James Kee. The International Journal of Public Administration, January 2008, Vol. 31, No. 2.

Professional Activities:

  • Member, Editorial Board, Globalizations, journal published by Taylor and Francis
  • Member, Steering Committee, Globalization Studies Network
  • Advisor, Global Network on Neglected Tropical Diseases Control
  • Co-Leader, US Institute of Peace/ICR Task Force on Business and Peace
  • Member, Steering Committee, GW European Union Research Center
  • Member, Steering Committee, GW Institute for International Tourism

Current Research:

  • What Can Global Citizens do to Reduce Global Warming?
  • A Model of Good Global Governance: Global Governance Brokers
  • Global Commodities, Corporate Responsibility and Global Governance

Grants/Awards/Contracts:
Arsenault Family Foundation
US Institute of Peace
One Earth Foundation
Booz Allen Hamilton
US Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Business Civic Leadership Center
Ford Motor Company