Brendan McElroy

Brendan
J.
McElroy

Ph.D. Candidate in Government

Graduate Student Associate

I am a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Government, specializing in political economy of development. My current research explores state-building in Muscovy and Russia from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century.

Expertise
Political economy of development
State formation
politics of natural disasters
Current Project
"Fighting Famine: Local Self-Government and Subsistence Crises in Late Imperial Russia"
Foreign Language

Education

M.A.
, Russian Studies
, Georgetown University
Country
Specialization