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United States
Oregon State University
The Euro Crisis, the European Union, general strikes, housing bubbles, labor markets
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European and EU politics, comparative political economy, international political economy, labor politics

Recent Publications

From Convergence to Crisis: Labor Markets and the Instability of the Euro.  (2016).  Book with Cornell University Press, in the Cornell Studies in Money Series

“The Electoral Effects of General Strikes in Western Europe”, forthcoming in Comparative Politics (with Kerstin Hamann and John Kelly

“European monetary integration and the incompatibility of national varieties of capitalism” (2016), Journal of Common Market Studies. 54(2): 318-336
(with Aidan Regan)

“Sharing the Rewards but Dividing the Costs?: The Electoral Consequences of Social Pacts and Legislative Reform in Western Europe” (2015) West European Politics. 38(1): 206-227. (with Kerstin Hamann, Alexa Katsanidou, John Kelly, and Philip Pollock)

“Comparative Institutional Advantage in Europe’s Sovereign Debt Crisis”. (2014)  Comparative Political Studies. 47(13) 1771-1800 (with Bob Hancke and Suman Pant)

“Striking Concessions from Governments: Explaining the Success of General Strikes in Western Europe, 1980-2009.” (2013)  Comparative Politics, 46(1): 23-41 (with Kerstin Hamann and John Kelly)

“Unions Against Governments: Explaining General Strikes in Western Europe, 1980-2006”.  (2013) Comparative Political Studies.  46(9): 1030-1057 (with Kerstin Hamann and John Kelly)

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European Union, the UK, the Netherlands

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