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Wilson Sokhey, Sarah Assistant Professor


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  • Dr. Sokhey's research focuses the connection between politics and economics including economic and social policy reforms and business-state relations, especially in Russia and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. She has written about pension reform around the world including her book, The Political Economy of Pension Policy Reversal in Post-Communist Countries (Cambridge University Press, 2017). Her work has been published in various journals including Party Politics, Europe-Asia Studies, and Economics & Politics, and has received support from the International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX) and the Social Science Research Council (SSRC).


  • politics of economic reforms, democratization, interest groups, lobbying, business-state relations, post-communist countries of Eastern Europe, Russia, and Central Asia


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