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Allan Dafoe

Allan Dafoe

Allan Dafoe

ISPS 
Faculty Fellow
Title 
Assistant Professor of Political Science
ISPS

Allan Dafoe is Assistant Professor of Political Science. His current research investigates the causes of war, specifically the character of the liberal peace, the role of reputation and resolve, and escalation dynamics. He also has work on improving the use of statistical methods for causal inference. He teaches Ph.D. Quantitative Methods and courses on the causes of war.

Curriculum Vitae

Discipline 
Political Science
Area of study 
International Affairs