People

Staff


Co-chair

Neil Fligstein

Neil Fligstein is the Class of 1939 Chancellor’s Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of California. He is the author of seven books including The Transformation of Corporate Control  (Harvard University Press, 1993), The Architecture of Market (Princeton University Press 2001), Euroclash (Oxford University Press, 2008), and A Theory of Fields (with Doug McAdam, Oxford University Press, 2012). He has a new book The Banks Did It (Harvard University Press, forthcoming) expected to be published in 2021.

Co-chair

Steven K. Vogel

Steven K. Vogel is Chair of the Political Economy Program, the ll Han New Professor of Asian Studies, and a Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. His books include Marketcraft: How Governments Make Markets Work (2018), Japan Remodeled: How Government and Industry Are Reforming Japanese Capitalism (2006), and Freer Markets, More Rules: Regulatory Reform in Advanced Industrial Countries  (1996).

Graduate Student Coordinator & Site Manager

Konrad Posch

Konrad Posch is a Ph.D. candidate in political science in the Travers Department of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. His dissertation examines the variety of ways regulators respond to disruptive technological innovation in advanced industrial democracies. His research interests include regulatory politics, comparative political economy, and law and political economy with a particular focus on the politics of technology and national models of welfare capitalism. With a background in physics and mathematics, he also works on the deeper insights we can gain from qualitative and multi-method research based on deep case knowledge as well as the potential for computational methods to bridge the qual-quant divide.

Executive Director

Eva Seto

Eva Seto is Executive Director of the Network for a New Political Economy and Associate Director of Social Science Matrix.  She is the administrative contact for N2PE.  She is an Economist by training with her M.A. and B.A degrees from UC Berkeley.  Her academic training and her many years of experience working at various social science research institutions at Berkeley make her a valuable resource in bridging the gap between research and administration.

Project Coordinator

Richard T. Ashcroft

Richard T. Ashcroft is a Lecturer in the International and Area Studies Program at the University of California, Berkeley.  His research centers on the relationship between citizenship, the nation-state and globalization, with a particular focus on postwar multiculturalism. He has edited two books, Multiculturalism in the British Commonwealth: Comparative Perspectives on Theory and Practice (University of California Press, 2019) and Multiculturalism in Contemporary Britain: Policy, Law and Theory (Routledge, 2019), and published articles on Brexit and Scottish nationalism. His book manuscript, Rethinking Liberal Multiculturalism: Culture, Meaning and Pluralism, explores the consequences of post foundational philosophy for cultural diversity in liberal democratic

Faculty Advisory Board


Brad DeLong

Professor of Economics,
University of California, Berkeley

David Singh Grewal

Professor of Law,
University of California, Berkeley

Paul Pierson

John Gross Endowed Chair, Professor, Political Science,
University of California, Berkeley

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Leslie Salzinger

Associate Professor & Vice Chair of Research in Gender and Women’s Studies,
University of California, Berkeley

Marion Fourcade

Professor of Sociology,
University of California, Berkeley

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Rucker Johnson

Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy,
University of California, Berkeley

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Caitlin C. Rosenthal

Associate Professor of History,
University of California, Berkeley

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Brandi T. Summers

Assistant Professor of Geography & Global Metropolitan Studies,
University of California, Berkeley

Designated Emphasis in Political Economy (DE in PE) Students

Alonzo Ackerman

Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Pavel Bacherikov

Haas Business School
University of California, Berkeley

Raj Bhargava

Jurisprudence and Social Policy
University of California, Berkeley

Chi Man Cheung

Agricultural & Resource Economics
University of California, Berkeley

Eva Davoine

Haas Business School
University of California, Berkeley

Sarah DiMagno

Jurisprudence and Social Policy
University of California, Berkeley

Gabriel Granato

Haas Business School
University of California, Berkeley

Joseph Greenbaum

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Thomas Haseloff

Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Ming-yen Ho

Haas Business School
University of California, Berkeley

Irem Inal

Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Rebekah Jones

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Margaret Kenney

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Aaditee Kudrimoti

Energy and Resources Group
University of California, Berkeley

Evelyn Kim

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Daniel Lobo

Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Isabella Mariani

Jurisprudence and Social Policy
University of California, Berkeley

Jonathan Old

Economics
University of California, Berkeley

Khoi Quach

Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Nina Russell

Jurisprudence and Social Policy
University of California, Berkeley

Laura Schmahmann

City and Regional Planning
University of California, Berkeley

Sarang Shah

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Jesse Strecker

Energy and Resources Group
University of California, Berkeley

Liubing Xie

City and Regional Planning
University of California, Berkeley

Anna Zaret

Jurisprudence and Social Policy
University of California, Berkeley

Charlotte Zell

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Yuhan Zhang

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

N2PE Political Economy Network Fellows

Daniel Balke

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Noah Bender

History
University of California, Berkeley

Qianmiao Chen

Agricultural & Resource Economics
University of California, Berkeley

Kate Cullen

Energy and Resources Group
University of California, Berkeley

Ritika Goel

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Max Kagan

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Lukas Leucht

Haas Business School
University of California, Berkeley

Beki McElvain

City and Regional Planning
University of California, Berkeley

Miguel Ortiz

Haas Business School
University of California, Berkeley

Konrad Posch

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Ishana Ratan

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Mary Shi

Sociology
University of California, Berkeley

Jay Varellas

Political Science
University of California, Berkeley

Claire Wrigley

History
University of California, Berkeley

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