Dissertations in Progress

  • Arnon, DanielState Capacity and Rebel Mobilization
  • Cuttner, Allison. Frenemies: Conflict in the Dictator's Inner Circle
  • Curtice, Travis. The Autocrat's Dilemma: The Politics of Policing in Multiethnic Societies
  • Fjelstul, Joshua. The Political Economy of International Organization: A Theory of Strategic Monitoring and Compliance in Common Regulatory Regimes
  • Gunderson, Anna. Why Do States Privatize Their Prisons? The Unintended Consequences of Inmate Litigation
  • Harmon, Rachel. Understanding the Perpetration of Human Trafficking in Civil Conflict by Political Actors
  • Heller, Abigail. Re-examining Electoral Reform: The Role of Voters and Party Backbencher
  • Huber, Laura. Buying Women's Rights: The Role of International Actors and Conflict in Gender Reform
  • Macdonald, Maggie. Changing Audiences, Changing Messages: The Use of Social Media in Congressional Campaigns
  • McCrain, Joshua. Legislative Staff, Policymaking, and Legislator Behavior
  • Morrison, Bethany Nanamaker. Deciding to Stay Home: Modeling The Effect of Statutory Enforcement Regime on Potential Litigant
  • Nash, Jonathan. Essays on Lower Federal Court Judicial Selection and Decision-Making
  • Park, Yeon Kyung Grace. Domestic Politics and International Bargaining
  • Szewczyk, James. The Consequences of Electoral Institutions in the United States
  • Villa, Danielle. Humanitarian Externalities of Consent: Institutional Constraints and Asymmetrical United Nations Peacekeeper Effectiveness
  • Widner, Kirsten. Unrepresentative Representatives: Surrogate Advocacy and Policy Making
  • Wiener, Lizzy. The Influence of Women's Advocacy Organizations on Women's Substantive Representation: Sex Similarities in Legislative Behavior
  • Xu, Jian. Three Essays on the Legal Hazards of Foreign Investment