Democracy, the Left, and Inequality in Latin America
Politics of the Economic Crisis
Evelyne Huber and John Stephens (University of North Carolina)
Location: 216 Aaron Burr Hall
Date/Time: 04/14/11 at 4:30 pm - 04/14/11 at 5:30 pm
Evelyne Huber and John Stephens are professors at the University of North Carolina.
Huber is the Morehead Alumni Professor of Political Science and chair of UNC’s Department of Political Science. She is interested in comparative politics and political economy in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Europe. Her current research focuses on comparative social policy. Ph.D. Yale University.
Stephens is Gerhard E. Lenski, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology and director of UNC's Center for European Studies. His main interests are comparative politics and political economy in Europe and the Caribbean. His current project is a study of social policy in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Iberia. Ph.D. Yale University.
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The Politics of the Economic Crisis research cluster is codirected by Larry Bartels, the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and director of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs' Center for the Study of Democratic Politics; Nancy Bermeo, the Nuffield Professor of Comparative Politics and director of the Center for the Study of Inequality and Democracy at the University of Oxford; and Jonas Pontusson, a professor of comparative politics at the University of Geneva.