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Katrina Burgess

Associate Professor of Political Economy

Katrina Burgess

Associate Professor of Political Economy
Phone
617-627-3700
Cabot 603B
The Fletcher School, Tufts University
160 Packard Ave.
Medford
,
MA
02155
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Education
  • Ph.D., Politics, Princeton University
  • M.A., University of Southern California
  • B.A., Swarthmore College
Areas of expertise
Economic Development
Globalization & Trade
International Politics
Political Development
Professional Activities
  • Assistant Professor, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University (1998-2003)
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Research, Thomas Watson, Jr. Institute for International Studies, Brown University (2002-2003)
  • Assistant Professor, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University (1998-2003)
  • William R. Rhodes Postdoctoral Fellow, Thomas Watson, Jr. Institute for International Studies, Brown University (2000-2002)
  • Academic Coordinator, PromPerú (summer 2000)
  • has also taught at UCLA and ITAM
  • Member of Latin American Studies Association and American Political Science Association
  • Reviewed articles submitted to Comparative Politics, Journal of Interamerican Studies and World Affairs, and International Studies Quarterly
  • Evaluator, International Dissertation Field Research Fellowships, Social Science Research Council (2001-2002)
Research Interests
  • International and comparative political economy
  • political economy of development
  • comparative politics
Publications

ARTICLES

Burgess, Katrina and Steven Levitsky. "Explaining Populist Party Adaptation in Latin America: Environmental and Organizational Determinants of Party Change in Argentina, Mexico, Peru, and Venezuela." Comparative Political Studies 36, no. 8 (2003): 881-911.

Burgess, Katrina. "Loyalty Dilemmas and Market Reform: Party-Union Alliances Under Stress in Mexico, Spain, and Venezuela." World Politics 52, no. 1 (1999): 105-134.

Burgess, Katrina. "Unemployment and Union Strategies in Spain." South European Society and Politics 4, (1999).

BOOKS

Burgess, Katrina. Parties and Unions in the New Global Economy. University of Pittsburgh Press, 2004.

Burgess, Katrina and Abraham F Lowenthal. The California-Mexico Connection. Stanford University Press, 1993.

BOOK CHAPTERS

Burgess, Katrina. "Symptom or Solution? Neoliberal Reform and Migrant Remittances" in Philip Oxhorn and Kenneth Roberts, eds. Beyond Neoliberalism? (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, forthcoming).

Burgess, Katrina. "Migrant Philanthropy and Local Governance in Mexico. In New Patterns for Mexico: Observations on Remittances, Philanthropic Giving, and Equitable Development, ed. Barbara Merz, Harvard University Press, 2005.

Burgess, Katrina. "Mexican Labor at a Crossroads." In Mexico's Politics and Society in Transition, eds. Joseph S. Tulchin and Andrew D. Selee, Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2002.

Burgess, Katrina. "Unemployment and Union Strategies in Spain." In Unemployment in Southern Europe: Coping with the Consequences, ed. Nancy G Bermeo, Routledge, 2000.

"El impacto del 3x1 en la gobernanza local" en Rafael Fernández de Castro, Rodolfo García Zamora y Ana Vila Freyer, compiladores. El Programa 3x1 para Migrantes. Retos y Desafíos (México, DF: Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México y Miguel Ángel Porrúa, en prensa).