Summer and Fall 2013 PhD Defenses

Matt Buehler: “The Social Base Of Divide-And-Rule: Left-Islamist Opposition Alliances In North Africa’s Arab Spring.” Advisor: Jason Brownlee

Regina Goodnow: “Post-Soviet Super-Presidentialism: Explaining Constitution Choice In Russia And Ukraine.” Advisors: Zach Elkins and Rob Moser.

Adam Myers: “The Geographical Foundations Of State Legislative Conflict, 1993-2012.” Advisors: Bryan Jones and Peter Trubowitz.

Daniel Sternemann: “Bureaucratic Access Points And Leverage.” Advisor: Bryan Jones.

Shinya Wakao: “Wall Street, Main Street, And Pennsylvania Avenue: The Effect Of Stock Ownership On Political Behavior In The U.S..” Advisor: Bob Luskin.