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Dr Howard Liu

Lecturer
Department of Government
Dr Howard Liu

Profile

Biography

Howard Liu joined the department in 2020. His research covers topics in contentious politics, state repression, and armed conflict, with a particular attention to how network relationships shape conflict behavior. His work has appeared in The Journal of Politics and Political Science Research and Methods.

Qualifications

  • PhD Duke University,

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Political Explanation (GV900)

Publications

Journal articles (3)

Liu, H., (2021). Elite Competition, Local Extraction, and Social Unrest: Understanding Mass Protest in Authoritarian Regimes. Journal of Global Security Studies. 6 (3)

Beardsley, K., Liu, H., Mucha, PJ., Siegel, DA. and Tellez, JF., (2020). Hierarchy and the Provision of Order in International Politics. The Journal of Politics. 82 (2), 731-746

Lee, SJ., Liu, H. and Ward, MD., (2019). Lost in Space: Geolocation in Event Data. Political Science Research and Methods. 7 (04), 871-888

Contact

howard.liu@essex.ac.uk

Location:

Colchester Campus

More about me
Personal Website: https://howardhliu.com/