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- Causes and consequences of economic globalization
- Causes and consequences of democratic governance
- Causes and consequences of political violence
- Macroeconomic policy making and cooperation
Professor Li’s research focuses on four distinct but related areas: (1) causes and consequence of economic globalization (international trade, foreign direct investment, financial openness and capital account liberalization); (2) causes and consequences of democratic governance; (3) causes and consequences of political violence (interstate military conflict, civil conflict, transnational terrorism); (4) macroeconomic policy making and cooperation (monetary, fiscal and exchange policies).
His research has appeared in numerous journals, including British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Conflict Management and Peace Science, International Interactions, International Organization, International Studies Quarterly, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of International Affairs, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Peace Research, Journal of Politics, Political Research Quarterly, Quarterly Journal of Political Science, and Review of Policy Research, as well as various edited volumes. He is the co-recipient of the 2003 Best Article on Democratization Award from the American Political Science Association. He has coauthored two books, entitled Democracy and Economic Openness in an Interconnected System: Complex Transformations (2009, Cambridge University Press) and Politics and Foreign Direct Investment (2012, University of Michigan Press).
Professor Li was the Director of the Program on International Conflict and Cooperation (PICC) in the department from 2008 to 2011. He joined the faculty of Texas A&M in 2008. Before then, he was a faculty at the Pennsylvania State University for 10 years, where he co-directed the Multidisciplinary Seminar Series on Globalization in the College of Liberal Arts and served on the inaugural Faculty Governing Council of the School of International Affairs. Professor Li also has served on the editorial boards of Journal of Politics, International Studies Quarterly, and International Interactions.
- POLS 309: Polimetrics
- POLS 412: International Political Economy
- POLS 418: Theories of International Relations
- POLS 429: Issues in World Politics
- POLS 481: International Political Economy
- POLs 633: Seminar in Foreign and Security Policy
- POLS 635: International Political Economy
- Democracy and Economic Openness in an Interconnected System: Complex Transformations (2009, Cambridge University Press)
- Politics and Foreign Direct Investment (2012, University of Michigan Press)