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Nordic Capitalism and the Varieties of Capitalism (VofC) Literature

On November 1, 2018 I gave a presentation for the MSSU Nordic Semester. It was on the Varieties of Capitalism literature, specifically differentiating the Nordic Model from other Liberal Market Economies (LMEs) and Coordinated Market Economies (CMEs). I am happy to be a part of the International Semesters at MSSU! You can check out the […]

2018 Midterm Elections Preview

It is mid-October and the 2018 Midterm elections arrive in just a few weeks on November 6, 2018. The GOP and the Trump Administration need to retain control of Congress to continue to enact their agenda, while the Democrats are desperate to flip either Chamber and start blocking Republican efforts.  The entire Political Science Department […]

Trump and the New Anti-Globalism

The recent U.S. election has beeen puzzling for many people. The prediction modelers clearly got it wrong, but many of the national polls had the election within the margin of error. The exit polls are showing something that has been slowly happening for years – white, uneducated, unskilled, men have turned against the Democratic party […]