Robert L. Paarlberg is a professor at Wellesley College and Associate at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University. He is the author of several books and numerous articles.

His research focuses on the international agricultural and environmental policy, regulation of modern technology, including biotechnology.

Books in order of publication:

Policy Reform in American Agriculture: Analysis and Prognosis – 1999

Starved for Science: How Biotechnology Is Being Kept Out of Africa – 2008

Food Politics – 2010

Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know – 2013

The United States of Excess: Gluttony and the Dark Side of American Exceptionalism – 2015

Resetting the Table: Straight Talk about the Food We Grow and Eat – 2021