Hilary Appel, Ph.D.
Areas of Expertise
Central Europe and German Reunification, Comparative Politics, East Europe, International Political Economy, Political Economy, Russia
Selected Research and Publications
Appel, Hilary and Mitchell Orenstein, “Why did Neoliberalism Triumph and Endure in the Post-Communist World?” Comparative Politics, volume 48, April 2016, pp. 313-331.
Appel, Hilary and Mitchell Orenstein, "Ideas versus Resources: Explaining the Flat Tax and Pension Privatization Revolutions in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union,” Comparative Political Studies, volume 46, February 2013.
Appel, Hilary,“Is it Putin or Is it Oil? Explaining Russia’s Fiscal Recovery,” Post-Soviet Affairs, volume 24, October-December 2008, pp. 301-323.
Appel, Hilary, “International Imperatives and Tax Reform: Lessons from Postcommunist Europe,” Comparative Politics, volume 39, October 2006, pp. 43-62.
Appel, Hilary, “The Ideological Determinants of Liberal Economic Reform: The Case of Privatization,” World Politics, volume 52, July 2000, pp. 520-549.
"Anti-Communist Justice and Founding the Post-Communist Order: Lustration and Restitution in Central Europe,” East European Politics and Societies, volume 19, August 2005, pp. 379-405.
Selected Awards and Affiliations
National Council for Eurasian and East European Research, Research Grant, 2007-10.
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Kennan Institute Research Scholar, 1999
Social Science Research Council, Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2002-03.
Columbia University Harriman Institute, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2002.
American Council of Learned Societies, Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2001-02.
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Kennan Institute Short-term Scholar, 2008.
Hilary Appel, Ph.D.
Podlich Family Professor of Government and George R. Roberts FellowEducation: B.A., Williams College; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of PennsylvaniaDepartment(s): GovernmentOffice Hours: Monday, 9:30-11:30 a.m.Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: (909) 607-1491Fax: (909) 621-8419Address: Kravis Center 239Curriculum Vitae: CV.pdf
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