- The Contributors
Michael A. Bailey is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Political Science at Stanford University. Beginning in the fall of 1997 he will be Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Georgetown University. His research interests include development and testing of formal models of representation.
Judith Goldstein is Associate Professor of Political Science at Stanford University. Her current research centers on domestic support for international institutions and, in particular, the World Trade Organization.
Barry R. Weingast is a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at Stanford University. His current research focuses on the political foundations of democracy and economic development in modern and historical contexts.
Edward L. Gibson is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Northwestern University. He is the author of Class and Conservative Parties: Argentina in Comparative Perspective (1996).
Andrew Kydd is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Riverside. His interests include state perceptions, reassurance, and the security dilemma.
Sheri Berman is Assistant Professor of Politics at Princeton University and the author of Ideas and Politics: Social Democracy in Interwar Europe (forthcoming).
David Collier is Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. He is coauthor of Shaping the Political Arena: Critical Junctures, the Labor Movement, and Regime Dynamics in Latin America (1991), and he has published extensively on concept analysis and comparative method. He is the incoming president of the Comparative Politics Section of the American Political Science Association.
Steven Levitsky is a doctoral candidate in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. He is currently conducting research on the transformation of Peronism in the contemporary neoliberal era in Argentina.