Salmi, J. (2017). The Tertiary Education Imperative: Knowledge, Skills and Values for Development. Boston and Rotterdam: Sense Publishers.

Mambo, M. M., Meky, M. S., Tanaka, N., and J. Salmi (2016). Improving Higher Education in Malawi for Competitiveness in the Global Economy. Washington, DC. The World Bank.


Middlehurst, R. and J. Fielden – International Case Studies Authors: Gillard, E., Green, M., Murray, D., Salmi, J. and A. Sursock (2016). Learning Excellence: A Summary Analysis of 26 International Case Studies. York: Higher Education Academy.

Horta, H., Heitor, M., and J. Salmi eds. (2016). Trends and Challenges in Science and Higher Education: Building Capacity in Latin America. Heidelberg: Springer.

Curaj, A., Matei, L., Pricopie, R., Salmi, J., and P. Scott, eds. (2015). The European Higher Education Area: Between Critical Reflections and Future Policies. Heidelberger: Springer.

Curaj, A., Deca, L., Egron-Polak, E., and J. Salmi, eds. (2014). Higher Education Reforms in Romania: Between the Bologna Process and National Challenges. Heidelberger: Springer.

Altbach, P. and J. Salmi, eds. (2011).  The Road to Academic Excellence: the Making of World-Class Research Universities.  Washington DC: The World Bank.  Directions in Development. Full text.  Also available in ChineseFrench, KoreanIndonesian, Russian, and Turkish.TheRoadToAcademicExcellenceCover

Salmi, J. (2009).  The Challenge of Establishing World-Class Universities. Washington, DC: The World Bank.    Directions in Development.  Published in English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Korean. Full English text.


Rodriguez, A., with C. Dahlman and J. Salmi (2008).   Knowledge and Innovation for Competitiveness in Brazil.  Washington DC: The World Bank.pic31812-794653
Main author of Constructing Knowledge Societies: New Challenges for Tertiary Education.  Washington DC: The World Bank.  Directions in Development. 2002. Published in English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Russian, Korean, and Armenian.

Salmi, J. and A. Verspoor, eds, (1994).  Revitalizing Higher Education. Oxford: Pergamon.

Salmi, J. (1993).  Violence and Democratic Society: New Approaches to Human Rights.  London: Zed Books.

Salmi, J. (1985).  Crise de l’Enseignement et Reproduction Sociale au Maroc.  Casablanca: Editions Maghrébines.

Salmi, J. (1985).  Les Dividendes de la Violence: Essai sur les Droits de l’Homme dans la Société Libérale.  Casablanca: Editions Maghrébines.

Salmi, J. (1979).  Planification sans Développement: Evaluation de l’Expérience Marocaine de Planification. Casablanca: Editions Maghrébines.