Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Moises Arce

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Department Affiliation
Political Science

  • Ph.D., 2000, University of New Mexico, Political Science
  • M.A., 1995, University of New Mexico, Political Science
  • B.A., 1992, Indiana University, South Bend, Political Science
Academic Experience
  • Professor and Scott and Marjorie Cowen Chair in Latin American Social Sciences, Tulane University, 2019 – present
  • Professor, University of Missouri, 2013-2019
  • Associate Professor, University of Missouri, 2006 -2013
  • Assistant Professor, Louisiana State University, 2000 – 2006
  • Teaching Assistant, University of New Mexico, 1996 – 2000.

Research & Teaching Specializations:
Political Economy, Conflict Processes, Comparative Politics

Related Experience
  • Visiting Professor, University of Tokyo, Department of Area Studies, 2014
  • Visiting Fellow, East-West Center POSCO Program, Hawaii, 2009
  • Visiting Fulbright Lecturer, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Lima, Perú, 2003
  • Summer Intern, Inter-American Development Bank, Sustainable Development Division, Washington, D.C., 1999
  • Shared Governance Award, University of Missouri Faculty Council, 2017-2018
  • Award for Excellence in Political Science, Indiana University, South Bend, Department of Political Science, 1992
  • Spanish
Overseas Experience
  • Peru, Argentina, Bolivia, South Africa
Selected Publications
  • 2019. Protest and Democracy, co-edited with Roberta Rice. Calgary: University of Calgary Press.
  • 2018. “Perú 2017: Un caso extremo de gobierno dividido,” coautoriado con José Incio, Revista de Ciencia Política 38(2): 361-377.
  • 2018. “Resource Wealth, Democracy, and Mobilisation,” co-authored with Rebecca E. Miller, Christopher F. Patane, and Marc S. Polizzi, Journal of Development Studies 54 (6): 949-967.
  • 2017. “Los determinantes electorales y partidarios de la beligerancia popular en las provincias Argentinas, 1993-2007,” coautoriado con Jorge Mangonnet, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Análisis Político 11(1): 11-34.
  • 2016. “Mineral Wealth and Protest in Sub-Saharan Africa,” co-authored with Rebecca E. Miller, African Studies Review 59(3): 83-105.
  • 2016. “The Political Consequences of Mobilizations against Resource Extraction,” Mobilization 21(4): 469-483.
  • 2014. Resource Extraction and Protest in Peru. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: University of Pittsburgh Press.
  • 2013. “Competitiveness, Partisanship and Subnational Protest in Argentina,” co-authored with Jorge Mangonnet, Comparative Political Studies 46(8): 895-919.
  • 2013. “The Politicization of Indigenous Identities in Peru,” co-authored with Christopher Raymond, Party Politics 19(4): 555-576.
  • 2005. Market Reform in Society: Post-crisis Politics and Economic Change in Authoritarian Peru. University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press.
Recently Taught Latin American-Related Courses

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