Research - Dissertations


Title Adviser Related Fields
Magistro, Beatrice. 2021. "The Effects of Financial and Economic Literacy on Individual Policy Preferences" James A. Caporaso, Victor Menaldo Education, Political Economy, Political Science
Dubeau, Mathieu. 2021. "Into the Breach: Toward an Interspecies Politics" Christine DiStefano International Relations, Political Science
Tan Zhao. 2021. "Three Essays on Village Cadres in Contemporary China" Susan H. Whiting Area Studies, East Asian, Political Science
Wasif, Rafeel. 2020. "Terrorists or Philanthropists: Assessing the Effect of 9/11 on Nonprofits in the US and Pakistan" Aseem Prakash Islamic Studies, Political Science
Kevin Aslett. 2020. "The Effect of Economic Policies/Behavior on Contemporary Threats to Democracy" Victor Menaldo Political Economy, Political Psychology, Political Science
William Andrew Kidd Gochberg. 2020. "Socially Embedded Property Rights in Africa" Victor Menaldo Africa, Political Science, Public Policy
Stephen J. Winkler. 2020. "Information's Effect on Public Opinion, Social Institutions, and Political Behavior" James D. Long Political Psychology, Political Science
Sean Kim Butorac. 2020. "States of Insurrection: Race, Resistance, and the Laws of Slavery" Jack Turner III, Megan Ming Francis Postcolonial
Anna Zelenz. 2020. "Oppositional Lives: Sustaining, skirting, and subverting systems of oppression in Palestine" Michael W. McCann Political Psychology, Political Science
Emma Rodman. 2020. "The Idea of Equality in America" Jack Turner III Political Economy
Amanda Merritt Fulmer. 2020. "Human Rights and International Law from the Ground Up: Mining, Indigenous Communities, and the Community Consultation Movement in Latin America" Michael W. McCann Human Rights, Latin American
David Neil Carlos Lopez. 2019. "State Building, Elite Ideology, and Mass Schooling: The Formation of Education Leviathans Since the Nineteenth Century" Victor Menaldo Education, Political Science
Nora Webb Williams. 2019. "Colonial Policy, Social Trust, and Economic Resilience: The Long-term Impacts of Imperial Russian Settlement in Southern Kazakhstan" Victor Menaldo, John D. Wilkerson Socialism and Post-Socialism
Daniel Yoo. 2019. "Development Aid, Institutional Change, and Local Democracy: Investigating the Role and Impact of Elected Councils in Rural Indonesia" Victor Menaldo International Relations
Elizabeth Chrun. 2019. "Anticorruption Agencies in Democracies" Aseem Prakash Civic Engagement, Courts, Public Policy
Hidalgo, Javier Crespan. 2018. "Undocumented Citizens in the Age of Legibility: Indifference, Exclusion and the Limits of the State's Will to Know" Political Science
Ahmed Zaki, Hind. 2018. "In the Shadow of the State: Gender Contestation and Legal Mobilization in the Context of the Arab Spring in Egypt and Tunisia" Michael W. McCann Gender, Political Science
Javier, Crespan Hidalgo. 2018. "Undocumented Citizens in the Age of Legibility: Indifference, Exclusion and the Limits of the State's Will To Know" Immigration
Andreu Casas Salleras. 2018. "Affective Action in Organizations: Social Media, Personalized Communication and Advocacy in the European Union" John D. Wilkerson European Union
Vanessa E. Quince. 2018. "Racism By Design: The Role of Race and Ethnicity in the Design of International Trade Agreements" Elizabeth Kier Race and Ethnicity
Laura E. Back. 2018. "Rights, Care, and Democratic Ethics" Jamie Mayerfeld Civil Rights
Meredith Loken. 2018. "Women in War: Militancy, Legitimacy, and Rebel Success" Elizabeth Kier Political Psychology
Jennifer Noveck. 2017. "Autocratic Brews: Small Firm Politics in China's Craft Brewing Industry" Victor Menaldo Political Economy, Political Science, Public Policy
John A. Buchanan. 2017. "The Rise of the Bo: Autonomous Strongmen, Opium Capital, and State Formation in Mainland Southeast Asia (1948-1996)" Elizabeth Kier Political Science
Emily Kalah Gade. 2017. "Connection and Resistance: Civilian experiences of violence in conflict zones and their impact on civilians’ political preferences for violent and nonviolent resistance" Elizabeth Kier Public Policy