Alexander Kuo is Assistant Professor of Government and joined the department in Fall 2012. He was previously a post-doctoral research fellow at the Center for the Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences at the Juan March Foundation in Madrid, Spain. He received his Phd in political science from Stanford University. His research interests are in the fields of comparative political economy, Western European politics, business and labor history, and political behavior. He has articles published or accepted for publication in the journals Journal of Politics, American Politics Research, Comparative Politics, Journal of Experimental Political Science, and International Studies Quarterly.