Research Associate and Policy Fellow C. J. Polychroniou is a political economist / political scientist whose primary expertise is international political economy. His research focuses on globalization, European economic integration, Greek political economy, the political economy of the United States, and the deconstruction of neoliberalism's political project.
He has taught in universities in the United States and Europe and is a columnist for the Sunday edition of a national Greek newspaper. He is also a regular contributor to Truthout.org as well as a member of Truthout’s Public Intellectual Project. Polychroniou has published five books, including Marxist Perspective on Imperialism: A Theoretical Analysis (1991), Perspectives and Issues in International Political Economy (ed., 1992), and Discourse on Globalization and Democracy: Interviews with Leading Thinkers of Our Time (in Greek; 2002). His articles, books reviews, and interviews have appeared in a variety of journals, magazines, and online publications, including, among others, Counterpunch, Economic and Political Weekly, Kyklos, Monthly Review, New Political Science, New Politics, Open Democracy (UK), Socialism and Democracy, Theseis, Transform, and ZMagazine.
Polychroniou holds a Ph.D. from the University of Delaware.