Ted A. Henken

Cuba  |  Professor of Sociology and Latin American Studies , Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY)

Ted A. Henken is a tenured associate professor of sociology and Latin American studies at Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY). A past president of the Association for the Study of the Cuban Economy, Henken has traveled to Cuba over 30 times since 1997 in order to conduct research and interviews, attend conferences, and build bridges of mutual understanding between the peoples of the United States and Cuba. He has also hosted scores of Cuban scholars, artists, entrepreneurs, writers, and civil society activists on visits to the US over the last 20 years. 

He is the co-author with Archibald Ritter of the book Entrepreneurial Cuba: The Changing Policy Landscape, which will be published by Editorial Hypermedia in a Spanish edition with a new epilogue covering the 2014-2018 period in late-2018. 

Henken was an event speaker at the Dialogue


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Book Review: Voices of Change in Cuba from the Nonstate Sector

This is a book review by Ted A. Henken of the volume “Voices of Change in Cuba from the Nonstate Sector” by Carmelo Mesa-Lago, Roberto Veiga González, Lenier González Mederos, Sofía Vera Rojas, and Aníbal Pérez-Liñán published by University of Pittsburgh Press.


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