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Jeffrey A. Winters (USA)

political scientist, specialist in oligarchy and elite behaviour

„It is a new era - oligarchs are no longer hesitating to be visible and are using their power very directly.“


The Yale Univeristy graduate pursues the topic of oligarchs and elites spanning from ancient Greece and Rome through medieval Europe to today's United States or Pacific countries. His book Oligarchy (Cambridge, 2011) won an award for the best book in
comparative politics.

  In addition to oligarchies, he specializes in the relationship between the state and capital, the mobility of capitals, the structural power of investors, and analyses topics such as More…