Curriculum Vitae

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  • Dean of the Social Science Division, Faculty of Arts and Science, Yale University
  • Dilley Professor, Department of Political Science, Yale University
  • Director, Yale Center for the Study of American Politics
  • Faculty in Residence, Yale Institution for Social and Policy Studies
  • Faculty Research Associate in Political Economy, NBER
  • Faculty Affiliate, Jameel Poverty Action Lab – North America


  • Ph.D., Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994
    Thesis: “Four Essays on Political Competition”
    Awards: NSF Graduate Fellowship, Bradley Foundation Fellowship in Public Economics, NSF Research Training Fellowship in Political Economy
  • B.A., summa cum laude, Economics, Yale University, 1986, Phi Beta Kappa with Distinction in Major Awards: Yale College Hart Lyman Prize for character and scholarship