Religious Competition, Conversion, and Syncretization in Guatemala since 1880
Luce Project on Migration, Participation, and Democratic Governance in the U.S., Europe, and the Muslim World
Rachel McCleary, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government
Location: Bowl 2, Robertson Hall
Date/Time: 04/12/11 at 4:30 pm - 04/12/11 at 5:30 pm
Speaker Series on Religion, Democracy, and Conflict
Rachel McCleary is a senior research fellow at the Taubman Center, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University; a research fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University; and a visiting scholar with the Washington D.C.-based American Enterprise Institute. Her interests include how religious beliefs and practices influence productivity, economic growth, and the maintenance of political institutions such as democracy. Her current research focuses on how religion interacts with economic performance and the political and social behavior of individuals and institutions across societies. Ph.D. University of Chicago.