Claire Adida is an associate professor of political science at the University of California San Diego. She specializes in the study of ethnic politics and immigrant exclusion, and has researched these questions in the context of African immigrant integration in West Africa, Muslim immigrant integration in France, and African immigrant integration in the United States. Her work has been published by Cambridge University Press, Harvard University Press, the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Comparative Political Studies, Public Opinion Quarterly, the Journal of Population Economics, the Journal of Experimental Political Science, Economics and Politics, and others. She has conducted survey and field experiments in Benin, France, Ghana, Niger, Nigeria, and the United States. She received her PhD from Stanford University in 2010.


Institution / Affiliation : UC San Diego

Geographical Region: Africa
Methodology: Field Experiments, Survey Methodology
Policy: Ethnic Politics