Joan Ricart-Huguet

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Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer


31 Hillhouse Avenue, Allwin Hall, Room 108


Ph.D., Princeton University, 2018
M.A., Columbia University, 2011
B.A., Autonomous University of Barcelona, 2009


Joan Ricart-Huguet is a Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer at the Program on Ethics, Politics, & Economics and at the Department of Political Science at Yale University. He studies comparative politics and historical political economy. His interests include political elite formation, colonial legacies, culture, and development, with a focus on AfricaHe received his PhD in Politics from Princeton, an MA in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences from Columbia as a recipient of la Caixa Graduate Fellowship, and a BA in Political Science and Public Management from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). You can find more information on my personal website:

Areas of Interest:

  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Economy
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Qualitative and Archival methods

Personal Website

Twitter Account @ricarthuguet