Drug Wars and State Capacity: Evidence from Mexico
Wed, October 16, 2013 • 12:00 PM • BAT 5.108
Gustavo Flores-Macias, Cornell University
"Drug Wars and State Capacity: Evidence from Mexico"
Gustavo Flores-Macías is Assistant Professor of Government at Cornell University. His research focuses on topics of political and economic development, including the politics of economic reforms and the determinants of state capacity. Work related to these issues has appeared or is forthcoming in the American Political Science Review, Comparative Politics, Journal of Democracy, Journal of Politics, Peace Review, Political Science Quarterly, and Studies in Comparative International Development, and as chapters in edited volumes. His book, After Neoliberalism? The Left and Economic Reforms in Latin America, was published by Oxford University Press in 2012.