George C. Edwards III, University Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Jordan Chair in Presidential Studies at Texas A&M, has written about recent debate regarding the Electoral College. The entire piece may be found on the Washington Post website.
Professor Clark shares his thoughts on the after-math of the Brexit vote in a blog-post for The Washington Post. Read the full article.
Prof. Matthew Fuhrmann’s research on nuclear blackmail was recently featured in the Washington Post’s blog The Monkey Cage. Many people assume that having nuclear weapons allows countries to bully and intimidate their adversaries. However, Fuhrmann’s coauthored research (with Todd Sechser at the University of Virginia) published in the journal International Organization shows that the conventional wisdom is misguided. Despite their tremendously destructive power, nuclear weapons rarely provide states with greater political leverage.