News

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
PhD students Laura Jakli and Melissa Carlson, with Dr. Katerina Linos of U.C. Berkeley Law, co-authored an article recently published in the International Studies Quarterly. Full article can be found here.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Mahendra Prasad, a UC Berkeley political science PhD candidate, recently published a chapter in the first textbook on artificial intelligence safety, Artificial Intelligence Safety and Security (2018). Other chapter contributors include AI luminaries such as Samy Bengio, Nick Bostrom, Edward Frenkel, Ian Goodfellow, Bill Joy, Ray Kurzweil, Francesca Rossi, Max Tegmark, and many others.
Thursday, August 16, 2018
A recent Washington Post/Monkey Cage piece co-authored by PhD students Laura Jakli and Melissa Carlson, with Dr. Katerina Linos of U.C. Berkeley Law, touches on some of their recent work on a website called Digital Refuge. Full article can be found here.
Monday, July 23, 2018
PhD students-- Gabrielle Elul, Sean Freeder, and Jacob Grumbach published "The Effect of Mandatory Mail Ballot Elections in California" in Election Law Journal.
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Graduate Alumni Lee Drutman, Larry Bartels, David Hopkins, and Matt Grossman are quoted in an Economist article. The full article can be found here. 
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Alumna Michele Margolis's op-ed was published in the New York Times. The op-ed can be found here. 
Monday, July 9, 2018
Graduate Alumna Nina Hagel's article, “Alternative Authenticities: Thinking Transgender Without Essence,” won APSA's Susan Okin-Iris Young Award for Best Paper in Feminist Political Theory. The Okin-Young Award in Feminist Political Theory, co-sponsored by Women and Politics, Foundations of Political Theory, and the Women’s Caucus for Political Science, commemorates the scholarly, mentoring, and professional contributions of Susan Moller Okin and Iris Marion Young to the development of the field of feminist political theory. The article can be accessed
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Vinnie Aggarwal, Professor and the Director of the Berkeley Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Study Center, was quoted in KTVU's coverage of the impact new tariffs will have on Harley Davison - complete coverage here. 
Friday, June 15, 2018
Professor Eric Schickler, and Berkeley Political Science Phd alumna, Kathryn Pearson, were quoted in the Time article: 'The Old-School Trick That Finally Pushed the House to Move on Immigration' on June 13, 2018. Article found here. 
Monday, June 11, 2018
Associate Professor Sarah Anzia's article "Polarization and Policy: The Politics of Public Sector Pensions", was recognized  by the Legislative Studies section of APSA with the Jewell-Loewenberg Award for best article in Legislative Studies Quarterly in 2017. More information can be found here.

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