Dalton Dorr

Graduate Student, Institute of Behavioral Science


Research Interests:

Comparative political economy; economic development; partisanship in developing countries; behavioral economics & risk aversion; decision theory; social science methodology.

Skills and Expertise:

Programming and visualization in R and STATA; decision theory; generalized linear models; spatial modeling, and Monte Carlo Simulation.

Brief Biography:

Dalton is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Political Science. He studies comparative political and economic development with a specific emphasis on Latin American political development. His current research interests focus on the role that political clientelism plays in shaping individual perceptions of political actors and institutions.