When Agency Trumps Structure: modern problems and historical lessons from the UK and the US

Author(s): Oksana Levkovych

Type: Written pitch

Department: Department of International Relations

Exhibit no: 28

My research provides novel insights into protectionism and mercantilism explaining the interwar collapse of the international trade regime through local-level policy decisions and the role of leading individuals. It engages with archival policy records spanning dozens of collections and offers the international political economy analysis from a historical data perspective.