Our Mission

The Project on Justice, Welfare, and Economics (JWE) seeks to foster scholarly research by faculty and graduate students on issues at the intersection of economics and the other social sciences, and law and ethics. The main thrust of this initiative is to stimulate new research and teaching in this area and to support the work of younger scholars that encompasses and integrates ethical, political and economic dimensions of human development. Read More >

JWE Fellowships

Since its inception in June 2001, the Project on Justice, Welfare, and Economics has awarded fellowships and research grants to scholars in a wide variety of fields, including economics, government, sociology, philosophy, law, health policy, anthropology and history. JWE currently offers the Dissertation Fellowships for Harvard Graduate Students and and particpates in the Prize Fellowships for Economics, History, and Politics. Read More >

Contact Us

Project on Justice, Welfare, and Economics
Weatherhead Center for International Affairs  •  Harvard University
1727 Cambridge Street  •  Cambridge, MA 02138
617-495-8923  •  Fax: 617-495-1384  •  jwe@wcfia.harvard.edu