Dan Berliner is Assistant Professor of Political Science and Public Policy in the Department of Government at the LSE. His current research includes study of global multistakeholder governance, environmental access to information, as well as using large-scale administrative records and “text-as-data” approaches to understand how citizens use government transparency mechanisms. In the past he has also studied corporate environmental performance, and the interactions between public and private environmental regulation.


Before joining the LSE in 2017, Dan held faculty positions at the University of Minnesota and at Arizona State University. He completed his Ph.D. at the University of Washington Seattle in 2012. His research has appeared in journals including the American Political Science Review, The Journal of Politics, International Studies Quarterly, Policy Studies Journal, and World Development.

Research interests

  • Transparency and information disclosure
  • Transnational and multistakeholder governance
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Computational social science


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