The Elliott School: where research happens. Through award-winning research, the Elliott School of International Affairs strives to create knowledge, share wisdom, and inspire action. Our cross-disciplinary faculty combine in-depth analysis with practical applications for solving global problems. Research findings are widely disseminated through publications in top-tier academic journals and influential books, as well as popular media outlets. Our 3,000+ students conduct independent research while also gaining important experience working closely with faculty on independent research and as Research Assistants. Our faculty and students benefit from over 15 academic and research partnerships with institutions throughout the world, as well as coordination with our Centers, Institutes, and Research Initiatives.
Congratulations to Dr. Maggie X. Chen for her recent American Economic Journal: Economic Policy publication: “Selection and Market Reallocation: Productivity Gains from Multinational Production,” with Dr. Laura Alfaro. Dr. Chen is the Director of the Institute for International Economic Policy and a Professor of Economic and International Affairs here at the Elliott School.
Explore more than fifty years of global American evangelical history with Dr. Melani McAlister’s new book, The Kingdom of God Has No Borders. Dr. McAlister is an Elliott School Professor of American Studies and International Affairs.
Award-Winning Faculty Publications
Drone: Remote Control Warfare
The New Arab Wars: Uprisings and Anarchy in the Middle East
The Emotions of Justice: Gender, Status, and Legal Performance in Choson Korea
The Dictator’s Army: Battlefield Effectiveness in Authoritarian Regimes
The Dictator’s Dilemma: The Chinese Communist Party’s Strategy for Survival