Ed Gareth Poole

Ed Gareth Poole

PhD Candidate

Department of Government

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About me

Thesis: 'Essays on the Political Economy of Decentralization'

My thesis uses quantitative and qualitative methods to investigate the consequences of decentralization in the areas of fiscal policy, legislative behavior and government responsiveness.

Supervisor: Joachim Wehner

Research interests

  • Fiscal decentralisation
  • Territorial politics
  • Political Economy
  • Institutions
  • Legislative behaviour
  • Government responsiveness

Teaching record

  • Public Choice and Politics, Political Economy, Modern Welsh Politics (LSE and Cardiff University)