Category Archives: Boyer

UConn attends ISA conference

Prof. Sterling-Folker offers highlights of the recent International Studies Association annual conference: “The 2013 ISA Annual Meeting held in San Francisco, April 3-6, was attended by a number of UConn faculty and graduate students.  Prof. Mark Boyer convened a Junior … Continue reading

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Fleck defends senior thesis on GM, FDI, China, and India

Megan Fleck ’13 defended her senior thesis, “The Political Economy of Foreign Direct Investment: General Motors in China and India.” She was advised by Prof. Mark Boyer. Congratulations!

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Boyer on WNPR on the Environment

Prof. Mark Boyer appeared on the radio show “Where We Live” on WNPR on July 16, 2012. He spoke about environmental politics from the global to the local. Boyer recently published “Adapting to Climate Change: Mapping Connecticut’s Coastal Responses to … Continue reading

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Two POLS Profs Awarded SHARE grants

Profs. Mark Boyer and Shareen Hertel were both awarded SHARE grants to work with students on research projects. Boyer will work with Andy Bilich, a Natural Resources and Resource Economics major, on “Governing Climate Change: Local Impacts on a Global … Continue reading

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McCarthy defends thesis on terrorism & immigration

Margaret L. McCarthy ’11, advised by Prof. Mark Boyer, defended her senior honors thesis. The thesis is entitled, “The Terrorism Bar: An Analysis of Potential Modifications to the Tier III and Related Inadmissibility Provisions.” (Pictures below) Abstract: This research analyzes … Continue reading

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