Dr. Fabrice Lehoucq
Fabrice Lehoucq is a political scientist specializing in comparative politics. He studies the origins and breakdown of political systems, electoral fraud and reform, the operation of democratic institutions, and political economy. Professor Lehoucq’s research has been supported by fellowships and grants from the Council for International Exchange of Scholars(Fulbright commission), Kellogg Institute for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Social Science Research Council. He has also been a consultant. for the Bertelsmann Transformation Index, the Carter Center, the Estado de la Región en Desarrollo Humano Sostenible (State of the Region in the Sustainability of Human Development in Central America), the Inter-American Development Bank, Management Systems International (Washington, D.C.), the Open Budget Initiative, the U.S. Agency for International Development, and the World Bank. His teaching focuses on political economy, Latin American politics, and the politics of democratization.