Associate Professor in American Politics and American Foreign Policy, University of Leicester

Alex Waddan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Politics at the University of Leicester. His research focuses on U.S. social policy, with a particular interest in the interaction of the role of ideas and institutions in the policy making process. He has been author or co-author of four books and numerous journal articles and chapters. His most recent book, co-authored with Professor Daniel Béland and Assistant Professor Phil Rocco, was published by Kansas University Press in 2016 and entitled Obamacare Wars: Federalism, State Politics and the Affordable Care Act.

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    Associate Professor in American Politics and American Foreign Policy, University of Leicester