Department of Social and Political Sciences
Courses a.y. 2021/2022
20612 POLITICAL SCIENCE - MODULE 1 (TOPICS IN COMPARATIVE POLITICS)30317 POLITICAL SCIENCE AND COMPARATIVE POLITICS
Piero Stanig is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Università Bocconi
in Milan, Italy.
His research agenda spans comparative politics, comparative political economy, and statistical methodology. His work appears in the Journal of Public Economics, Electoral Studies, and the American Journal of Political Science. Piero received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Columbia University. Before coming to Bocconi, he taught methodology, political science, and political economy at the LSE
for three years and at the Hertie School of Governance
for another three. He was a pre-doctoral fellow at the Alexander Hamilton Center for Political Economy
, where he taught courses on political and bureaucratic corruption. He is also a member of the Advisory Council
of the Ibrahim Index of African Governance
Assistant Professor of Political Science. Ph.D., Political Science, Columbia University 2009.
Comparative politics, comparative political economy, quantitative methodology.
"Regulation of Speech and Media Coverage of Corruption: An Empirical Analysis
of the Mexican Press." Forthcoming, American Journal of Political Science.
"Political Polarization in Retrospective Economic Evaluations During Recessions
and Recoveries." 2013. Electoral Studies32(4):729-745.
"Church-State Separation and Redistribution" (with John Huber). 2011. Journal
of Public Economics 95(7-8):828-836.