I supervise students on a wide range of political economy topics, using multiple and varied methods.
Current and former students and their dissertation topics:
Stuckler, PhD. 2009. (Assistant Professor of Political Economy, Department of Public Health and Population, Harvard): Neoliberalism and the Postcommunist Mortality Crisis
Liang Guo, PhD. 2011. (Assistant Professor of Management, Rouen Business School, France): The Impact of Venture Capital on Economic Growth in Europe and the USA
Piotr Ozieranski, PhD. 2012. (Postdoc, Leicester, UK): Lobbying
in Postcommunist Poland.
Jonathan Kennedy: Maoist Insurgency in India
Marc Michael: Microfinance in Egypt
David Korn: Energy, Ecology and Economic Growth in China
Sujuan Xie: Political Capitalism in China's Small and Medium Firms
Andrew Gruen: The Political Economy of Citizen Journalism
Gabor Scheiring: Explaining Postcommunist Performance after the 2008 Financial Crisis
Mihaly Fazekas: State capacity in Hungary-Characteristics, causes, impacts
Victor Roy: The Governance of Global Health and Disease
Raphael Korn: Wage shares in advanced economies.
Thomas Stubbs: Explaining the rise of mega-slums in less developed countries.
Neesha Harnam: The health costs of financial crises in East Asia: macro, meso and micro data.
Damir Zhandossov: A comparison of capitalism in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.