Betsy Carter

Betsy Carter

Visiting Lecturer of Political Science

Department: P&IR

Office Address: Balch 206


Personal Website: Click here

Academic History

  • PhD & MA in Political Science, University of California Berkeley
  • MPA & MA in International Studies, University of Washington
  • BA in Economics and Philosophy, Whitman College

Areas of Expertise

Comparative politics, political economy, economic sociology, Western European politics

Selected Research and Publications

  • "Constructing Quality: Producer Power, Market Organization, and the Politics of High Value-Added Markets", currently under review.
  • "Trust, regulation, and the construction of status products: French and Italian wine markets in comparative perspective". Revise and resubmit status.
  • “The Politics of Value: Cooperation and Competition in the French and Italian Wine Markets.” Italian Politics and Society #71 Fall 2012.

Awards and Honors

  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies
  • Visiting Scholar in Italian Studies, Collegio Carlo Alberto (University of Turin)

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Comparative Politics (with Sumita Pahwa)