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- Ph.D., Economics, MIT, June 2007
- M.Phil. (with Distinction), Economic and Social History, Oxford, June 2002
- B.Sc., Economics and Mathematics, Université de Montréal, June 2000
Alexandre received a Ph.d. degree in Economics from M.I.T., an M.Phil. in Economic and Social History from Oxford University as a Rhodes scholar, and a B.Sc. in Economics and Mathematics from Université de Montréal.
Publications (since 2010):
- Nuclear Politics: The Strategic Causes of Proliferation (with Nuno Monteiro), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Studies in International Relations. Webpage at CUP.
- “The Strategic Logic of Nuclear Proliferation” (with Nuno Monteiro). International Security. Vol. 39, No. 2 (2014), pp. 7-51. Published article here. Earlier (ungated) version at SSRN here.
- “Known Unknowns: Power Shifts, Uncertainty, and War” (with Nuno Monteiro) International Organization. Vol. 68, No. 1 (2014), pp. 1-31.
- “Circumstances, Domestic Audiences, and Reputational Incentives in International Crisis Bargaining” (with Jessica Weiss). Journal of Conflict Resolution. Vol. 60, No. 3 (2016), pp. 403-433.
- “Regime Type, the Fate of Leaders, and War” (with H.E. Goemans) American Political Science Review. Vol. 104, No. 3 (2010), pp. 430-445.
- “Living by the Sword and Dying by the Sword? Leadership Transitions In and Out of Dictatorships,” International Studies Quarterly Vol. 60, No. 1 (2016), pp. 73-84.
- “Inequality under Democracy: Explaining the Left Decade in Latin America” (with Gretchen Helmke). Quarterly Journal of Political Science. Vol. 5, No. 3 (2010), pp. 209-241.
- “Economic Theories of Dictatorship” The Economics of Peace and Security Journal. Vol. 5, No. 1 (2010), pp. 11-17. Published article here. Pre-print version available here.
- 2017-10-04 - MacMillan Report - Nuclear Politics: The Strategic Causes of Proliferation
- 2010-01-27 - MacMillan Report - Leadership Transitions in and Out of Dictatorships
- PLSC 130. GLBL 260. Nuclear Politics
- PLSC 163. PLSC 663. Domestic Politics and International Conflict
- PLSC 346. GLBL 180. Game Theory and International Relations
- PLSC 456. Introduction to Political Economy
- PLSC 518. Introduction to Game Theory
- PLSC 696. International Relations II
- PLSC 721. ECON 792. Political Economy of Institutions and Development