James E. Foster

Contact Information

Phone: (202) 994-8195
Fax: (202) 994-5477
Email: fosterje@gwu.edu

Address:
Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E St., NW
Suite 502
Washington, DC 20052

James E. Foster

Professor of Economics and International Affairs

James E. Foster is Professor of Economics and International Affairs at The George Washington University. His publications span the fields of economic development, public economics, and economic theory. Current research topics include inclusive growth; post 2015 development goals; women’s economic empowerment; poverty, inequality, and mobility when data are crude; ultrapoverty; provenance and authenticity.