Visiting Scholars Program Lecture Series
Populism and the Autonomous Role of Politics with Monica Prasad
Thursday, April 20, 2023
Monica Prasad is Professor of Sociology at Northwestern University. Her areas of interest are political sociology, economic sociology, comparative historical sociology & the sociology of development. She has written three award-winning books using comparative & historical methods to examine the political economy of the US and Europe, including the history & divergent trajectories of welfare states, the rise of “neoliberalism” & the origins of distinct of economic growth in different countries.