Daniel W. Drezner

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A petition of international relations scholars and Middle East experts makes a somewhat bizarre case in favor of the Iran deal.

  • Aug 28, 2015

Remember when the 2016 field of Republican presidential candidates was supposed to be so deep and talented? Then why is a reality TV clown beating all of them?

  • Aug 27, 2015

  • Aug 26, 2015

The global sell-off of stocks on Monday was a little worrying. The reaction from some candidates for president was a lot worrying.

  • Aug 25, 2015

It is hard to see how North Korea wins its latest dust-up with South Korea. That spells bad news for Kim Jong Un -- and maybe regional stability.

  • Aug 24, 2015

George Orwell would be proud.

  • Aug 21, 2015

The Federal Reserve is preparing to raise interest rates to ward off the risk of inflation. What about the other risks?

  • Aug 20, 2015

  • Aug 18, 2015

Donald Trump has a real, live position paper out on immigration! What kind of grade does it merit?

  • Aug 17, 2015

What happens if Twitter wars take over foreign relations?

  • May 15, 2015
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Daniel W. Drezner (@dandrezner) is professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University and a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. Prior to Fletcher, he taught at the University of Chicago and the University of Colorado at Boulder. He has previously held positions with Civic Education Project, the RAND Corporation and the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and received fellowships from the German Marshall Fund of the United States, the Council on Foreign Relations, and Harvard University. Drezner has written five books, including All Politics is Global and Theories of International Politics and Zombies, and edited two others, including Avoiding Trivia. He has published articles in numerous scholarly journals as well as in several newspapers and magazines. He has been a contributing editor for Foreign Policy and The National Interest. He received his B.A. in political economy from Williams College and an M.A. in economics and Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University. His blog was named by Time as one of the 25 best blogs of 2012. His newest book is The System Worked: How the World Stopped Another Great Depression.
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