Patrick Egan is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Tulane University. He teaches courses and conducts research on the politics of monetary regimes, multinational corporations and development, and other international political economy topics.
He earned a B.S. from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service in 1999 and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 2011. His research has been published in Latin American Politics and Society, International Interactions, and Review of International Political Economy. His current book project is on the political and institutional determinants of innovative foreign direct investment in developing countries, and is under contract at MIT Press.
Patrick is from Clemson, South Carolina and lives in New Orleans.