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Paul Musgrave - University of Massachusetts Amherst. Amherst, MA, US

Paul Musgrave Paul Musgrave

Assistant Professor of Political Science | University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA, UNITED STATES

Paul Musgrave studies U.S. foreign policy, international relations theory, and how oil revenues change political institutions.

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Areas of Expertise (5)

Elections

Partisanship

U.S. Foregin Policy

International Relations

North Korea

Biography

Paul Musgrave is a frequent contributor to the Washington Post and PBS and has been called on by media outlets including CNN, MSNBC, and Slate to discuss how U.S. domestic institutions shape foreign policy.

Currently serving as an American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow in Washington, D.C. , Musgrave studies U.S. foreign policy, international relations theory, and how partisanship is changing American politics.

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Understanding the Hong Kong Protests with Prof. Paul Musgrave | Connecting Point | July 29, 2019 Paul Musgrave on North Korea Summit

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Education (3)

University College Dublin,: M.A., Politics

Georgetown University: Ph.D., Government

Indiana University: B.A., Political Science and History

Press Coverage (2)

Understanding the Hong Kong Protests with Prof. Paul Musgrave

WGBY | Public Television for Western New England  tv

2019-07-30

Paul Musgrave discusses what led to protests in Hong Kong.

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North Korea Summit with UMass Amherst Professor Paul Musgrave | Connecting Point

WGBY  tv

2018-06-19

Paul Musgrave discusses the June 2018 summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un on WGBY, the public television for Western New England.

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Publications (5)

Mikhail Gorbachev’s Pizza Hut Thanksgiving Miracle Foreign Policy

Paul Musgrave

2019-11-28

In 1997, the former Soviet leader needed money, and Pizza Hut needed a spokesman. Greatness ensued.

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America Is Stuck With a Broken President Foreign Policy

Paul Musgrave

2019-10-08

Trump is unfit for office. But the system has no answers.

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The U.S. tried to fix Ukraine’s government. We exported our corruption, instead. The Washington Post

Paul Musgrave

2019-09-25

Trump’s call with Zelensky shows that the greatest challenge to the post-Cold War liberal order has come from the country that was supposed to lead it

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American Imperialists Have Always Dreamed of Greenland Foreign Policy

Paul Musgrave

2019-08-16

Trump’s reported hopes of buying the Danish island exemplify his 19th-century values.

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How not to fix Silicon Valley The Washington Post

Paul Musgrave

2019-08-15

The problem isn’t whether tech entrepreneurs read the humanities. It’s how they think.

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