Monday, September 9, 2019
We invite you to this talk by Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice David N. Wecht.
Visit https://polisci.camden.rutgers.edu/baron/ for details.
Description “State development in Africa is risky, even life-threatening. Heads of state must weigh the advantage of promoting political and economic development against the risk of fortifying dangerous political rivals. This book takes a novel approach to the study of neopatrimonial rule by placing security concerns at the center of state-building. Using quantitative evidence from … Continue reading “Coups, Rivals, and the Modern State” by Beth S. Rabinowitz…