Lecture in language
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
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 the World Bank, human rights, and democratic transformation in post-colonial states. He has
been repeatedly awarded as one of the best educators in Chicago's Northwest University, where he heads the Political Science Department.