Welcome! I am an Associate Professor of International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). My areas of expertise are in global political economy, global environmental politics, and the role of business in international relations.
At LSE, I serve as the Academic Director of the TRIUM Global Executive MBA, an alliance between LSE, NYU Stern School of Business and HEC Paris, and one of the world's leading global EMBAs. I am also an associate of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, where I conduct research on global climate policy.
30 June: 'Liberal Internationalism and World War I', @ National Liberal Club, Whitehall Place, London, 19.00-20.30. [details]
3 July: 'Can minilateralism rescue the international climate negotiations?' @ 2014 Norwich Conference on Earth System Governance, University of East Anglia (1-3 July).
14 July: 'The Earth in Crisis: Global Warming and the Failure of Climate Diplomacy', LSE Summer School Public Lecture, London School of Economics. [podcast]
Robert Falkner (2014) ‘Global Environmental Politics and Energy: Mapping the Research Agenda’, Energy Research & Social Science, 1:1, pp. 188-197. [download]
Falkner, Robert (2013) 'The Crisis of Environmental Multilateralism: A Liberal Response', in: The Green Book: New Directions for Liberals in Government, edited by Duncan Brack, Paul Burall, Neil Stockley and Mike Tuffrey (London: Biteback Publishing), pp. 347-58. [download]