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Lachlan McNamee

Lachlan McNamee

Ph.D. Candidate

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Lachlan is a Ph.D. candidate in the fields of Comparative Politics and International Relations. He researches how states shape their ethnic demography from a comparative-historical perspective using quantitative methods. His dissertation explores the role that mass resettlement and the forced migration of minorities plays in state building and the construction of political order. His work combines an attention to causal inference using historical demographic data with extensive archival research in China, Rwanda, and Ireland.