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Faculty Publications

IR/PS faculty are at the forefront of their fields and produce articles, reports, working papers and books with the chief objective of advancing knowledge, education, learning and research. Below is a sampling of recent faculty publications.


"Politics in the New Hard Times"
Miles Kahler and David A. Lake (Editors)
Cornell University Press (2013)

Contributors include: Lawrence Broz, Peter CowheyPeter A. GourevitchStephan Haggard and Megumi Naoi (UC San Diego)


"Mexico and the United States: The Politics of Partnership"
Peter H. Smith and Andrew Selee (Editors)
Lynne Rienner Publishers (2013)

Contributors include: Alberto Díaz-Cayeros

image "Making Human Rights a Reality"
Emilie M. Hafner-Burton (UC San Diego)
Princeton University Press (2013) 
"The Credibility of Transnational NGOs: When Virtue is Not Enough"
Peter A. GourevitchDavid A. Lake and Janice Gross Stein (Editors)
Cambridge University Press (2012) 
image "Oil and Governance: State-Owned Enterprises and the World Energy Supply"
David G. Victor (UC San Diego), David R. Hults (Stanford University) and Mark Thurber (Stanford University)
Cambridge University Press (2012) 
image Reaching Out: Cuba's New Economy and the International Response"
Richard Feinberg (UC San Diego)
The Brookings Institution (2011) 
Global Warming Gridlock "Global Warming Gridlock"
David G. Victor (UC San Diego)
Cambridge University Press (2011)
Witness to Transformation: Refugee Insights into North Korea "Witness to Transformation: Refugee Insights into North Korea"
Stephan Haggard (UC San Diego) and Marcus Noland (PIIE)
Peterson Institute for International Economics (2011)
Institutions for Regional Integration: Toward an Asian Economic Community. "Institutions for Regional Integration: Toward an Asian Economic Community"
Miles Kahler and Stephan Haggard (UC San Diego)
Asian Development Bank (2010)
Changing Media Changing China

"Changing Media, Changing China"
Susan Shirk (Editor)
Oxford University Press (2010)

Contributors include: Tai Ming Cheung (UC San Diego)

"The Rise and Fall of Japan's LDP: Political Party Organizations as Historical Institutions"
Ellis Krauss (UC San Diego) and Robert J. Pekkanen (University of Washington)
Cornell University Press (2010)
US Policy Towards Korean Peninsula Publication Cover "U.S. Policy Toward the Korean Peninsula"
Stephan Haggard (UC San Diego),
Susan Shirk (UC San Diego),
Council on Foreign Relations, 2010.
"Households as Corporate Firms"
Krislert Samphantharak (UC San Diego), 
Robert M. Townsend (MIT),
Cambridge University Press, 2009
"Reputation and Civil War: Why Separatist Conflicts Are So Violent"
Barbara F. Walter (UC San Diego)
Cambridge University Press (2009)
"Networked Politics: Agency, Power, and Governance"
Miles Kahler (Editor)
Cornell University Press (2009)

Contributors include: Peter Cowhey and David A. Lake (UC San Diego)
"Forced to Be Good: Why Trade Agreements Boost Human Rights"
Emilie M. Hafner-Burton (UC San Diego)
Cornell University Press (2009)
"Transforming Global Information and Communication Markets: The Political Economy of Innovation"
Peter Cowhey (UC San Diego) and Jonathan D. Aronson (University of Southern California), (with Donald Abelson)
MIT Press (2009)
image "Fortifying China: The Struggle to Build a Modern Defense Economy"
Tai Ming Cheung (UC San Diego)
Cornell University Press (2009)
"CHOOSE AND FOCUS: Japanese Business Strategies for the 21st Century"
Ulrike Schaede (UC San Diego) 
Cornell University Press (2008)
"Development, Democracy, and Welfare States: Latin America, East Asia, and Eastern Europe
 Stephan Haggard (UC San Diego) and Robert R. Kaufman (Rutgers)
Princeton University Press (2008)
"China: Fragile Superpower"
Susan Shirk (UC San Diego)
Oxford University Press (2007)
"Famine in North Korea: Markets, Aid, and Reform"
Stephan Haggard (UC San Diego) and Marcus Noland (PIIE)
Columbia University Press (2007)