Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky

Professor of Government
Steven Levitsky

Steven Levitsky is Professor of Government at Harvard University.  His research interests include political parties, authoritarianism and democratization, and weak and informal institutions, with a focus on Latin America. He is currently engaged in research on the durability of revolutionary regimes, the relationship between populism and competitive authoritarianism, problems of party-building in contemporary Latin America, and party collapse and its consequences for democracy in Peru.

Office hours: On Leave Academic Year 2020

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