Tara Slough is EGAP’s Predoctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley. She is currently a PhD candidate at Columbia University. Her research focuses on the political economy of institutions and development and political methodology. She is currently completing a dissertation on the distributive politics of bureaucracy with a focus on low- and middle-income democracies. Tara is a recipient of a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. She will join New York University as Assistant Professor of Politics starting in 2020.
Position: PhD Candidate
Institution / Affiliation : Columbia University, University of California Berkeley
Geographical Region: North America, South America
Methodology: Experimental Design, Field Experiments, Lab Experiments, Statistics
Policy: Development, Elections, Ethnic Politics, Governance