Erica Frantz

Erica Frantz
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Dictators, autocratic rule, authoritarian rule and democratization

Assistant professor


Frantz's research and teaching interests include authoritarian politics, democratization, conflict and development. She is particularly interested in the security and policy implications of autocratic rule. She has published four books on dictatorships and development, as well as articles in journals such as Perspectives on Politics, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of Peace Research and Annual Review of Political Science.