GRADUATE STUDENT | JAMES CONRAN
James Conran is a PhD student whose research interests are centered on comparative political economy and political sociology, with a particular focus on welfare states and the politics of the labor market. Before coming to MIT he received a BA in History and Politics from University College Dublin and an MSc in Comparative Politics from the London School of Economics. He also worked at the Economic and Social Research Institute in Dublin. He was awarded the 2010/11 Denis Phelan Scholarship by the National University of Ireland.