Skip Navigation
*To search for student contact information, login to FlashLine and choose the "Directory" icon in the FlashLine masthead (blue bar).

Profiles

Andrew Barnes

Chair and Associate Professor

Ph.D. Princeton University, 1998

Dr. Barnes' teaching interests are politics of post-communist states, politics of democratization and marketization, comparative politics, research methods, international political economy, and international relations.

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

His most recent publications include:

  • “From the Politics of Economic Reform to the Functioning of Political Economies,” Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization, 20:2 (Spring 2012), 79-85.  (Special Issue, “Twenty Years since the Collapse of the USSR: What Have We Learned?”)

  • “Russia’s Potential Role in the World Oil System: Reciprocal Dependency, Global Integration, and Positive Unintended Consequences,” in Neil Robinson, ed., The Political Economy of Russia (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2013), 151-168.

  • Gulnaz Sharafutdinova, Political Consequences of Crony Capitalism inside Russia (Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2010), Political Science Quarterly, 127:1 (Spring 2012), 174-175.

  • Extricating the State: The Move to Competitive Capture in Post-Communist Bulgaria, Europe-Asia Studies, 59:1 (January 2007), 71-95.
  • Owning Russia:The Struggle Over Factories, Farms, and Power (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2006).
  • Putin as Gerschenkron + Hamilton + Baldwin? Understanding the Russian Approach to Global Integration, in Post-Cold War Challenges to International Relations, ed. Yuri Akimov and Dmitri Katsy (St. Petersburg, Russia: Saint Petersburg University Press, 2006), 24-50.
  • Reform Is Not Its Own Reward: Thinking about Success in Post-Communist Agrarian Transformations, in Evaluating Success and Failure in Post-Communist Reform, ed. Hilary Appel, The Keck Center for International and Strategic Studies, Monograph Series #16 (Claremont, CA: Claremont McKenna College, 2005).
  • "Russia's New Business Groups and State Power," Post-Soviet Affairs, 19:2 (April-June 2003), 154-186.
  • "What Do We Know Now? Post-Communist Economic Reform Through a Russian Lens" (review article), Comparative Politics, 35:4 (July 2003), 477-497.
  • "Comparative Theft: Context and choice in the Hungarian, Czech, and Russian Transformations, 1989-2000," East European Politics and Societies, 17:3 (Summer 2003), 533-565.
  • "Political Foundations of Post-Communist Regimes: Marketization, Agrarian Legacies, or International Influences?" (with Marcus Kurtz), Comparative Political Studies (September 2002).
Andrew Barnes
OFFICE
Department of Political Science
OFFICE HOURS

MW 01:00 - 02:00

TR 01:00 - 03:00

CONTACT INFO
Phone: 330-672-2060
abarnes3@kent.edu
EXPERTISE