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Robert O. Keohane

Robert Keohane

Robert O. Keohane

Political Science
Princeton University
Research Affiliate, 2022-23
Research Affiliate, 2021-22
Research Affiliate, 2020-21
Research Affiliate, 2019-20
Research Affiliate, 2019-20
Research Affiliate, 2018-19 Study #2
Fellow, 2004-05 Study #11
Fellow, 1987-88 Study #7
Fellow, 1977-78 Study #37

Robert O. Keohane is professor of international affairs, emeritus at Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University. He is the author of After Hegemony: Cooperation and Discord in the World Political Economy (Princeton University Press, 1984/2005) and Power and Governance in a Partially Globalized World (Psychology Press, 2002). He is co-author (with Joseph S. Nye, Jr.) of Power and Interdependence (Pearson Higher Ed, 1977/2012), and (with Gary King and Sidney Verba) of Designing Social Inquiry (Princeton University Press, 1994). He has served as the editor of International Organization and as president of the International Studies Association and the American Political Science Association. He won the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order, 1989, and the Johan Skytte Prize in Political Science, 2005. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, and the National Academy of Sciences; he is a corresponding member of the British Academy.


Keohane has been a research affiliate at CASBS since 2018-19, working on the politics of climate change. He was a fellow in 1977-78, 1987-88 and 2004-05.