Category: Research

Challenges to the Contemporary Global Order

Last month, my colleague Stefanie Walter and I organized a small workshop that brought together ten political economists from Europe and the United States to discuss challenges to the contemporary global order—the Trump administration; far right nationalism in Europe; Brexit; the lingering effects of the Global Financial Crisis; de-industrialization, globalization, and inequality; and the other […]

Trumpism and American Democracy

My colleagues Robert Lieberman, Suzanne Mettler, Ken Roberts, Rick Valelly, and I have written a new paper on American democracy in the time of President Trump. We propose an explicitly comparative and historical framework for understanding Trump’s presidency and what it means for democracy in the United States. It is written in an accessible style, […]