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Sarah E. James

PhD Candidate in Social Policy and Government, Harvard University
Chapter Member: Boston SSN

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James's research examines barriers to addressing racial and economic inequalities in the United States, with an eye to specifying how public officials and communities can overcome these obstacles. She focuses on state-level institutions and politics, given their increasing power over the design and funding of the American social safety net.


How to Revitalize America's Local Political Parties

  • Kenneth T. Andrews
  • Alexander Hertel-Fernandez
  • Lara Putnam
  • Daniel Schlozman
  • Theda Skocpol
  • Vanessa Williamson
  • Sarah E. James
  • Caroline Tervo
  • Michael Zoorob