Jane Mansbridge, Charles F. Adams Professor of Political Leadership and Democratic Values, is the author of Beyond Adversary Democracy, an empirical and normative study of face-to-face democracy, and the award-winning Why We Lost the ERA, a study of anti-deliberative dynamics in social movements based on organizing for an Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
Alexander Fouirnaies works on the political economy of elections. Most of his research focuses on how money and the media shape elections and affect representation and accountability. Methodologically, he has an interest in causal inference and applied econometrics.
Most of his projects use natural experiments to uncover causal relations between political and economic variables.
Mugambi Jouet is a Thomas C. Grey Fellow at Stanford Law School. His numerous articles in academic journals and the media have especially analyzed the distinctive evolution of American law, government, and sociopolitical culture.