Participant Info

First Name
Marie
Last Name
van den Bosch
Country
USA
University
Princeton University
Keywords
Rentier States, resource-curse, oil-rich countries, economic diversification policies, (formal and informal) power-sharing institutions, autocratic survival strategies
Availability
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Personal Info

About Me

I am a Belgian Ph.D. candidate in the Politics Department at Princeton University. My doctoral research focuses on the politics of economic diversification in oil-rich rentier autocracies. Specifically, I am interested in authoritarian survival strategies, intra-regime dynamics, (formal and informal) power-sharing institutions and their impact on spending strategies in rentier states. Before starting my Ph.D., I worked as a consultant for the World Bank and Boston Consulting Group on Gulf countries development strategies.

Recent Publications
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Country Focus
Saudi Arabia, Libya, Persian Gulf countries, Belgium

Research Areas

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