The Department of Government
The Department of Government

Jeffrey Friedman

Visiting ScholarPh.D., Yale University



normative political theory, history of political philosophy, social-science methodology, public-opinion research, theory of social democracy


Jeffrey Friedman, the founder and editor of Critical Review, has taught at Barnard College, Dartmouth College, and Harvard University. He is the editor of The Rational-Choice Controversy: Economic Models of Politics Reconsidered (Yale University Press, 1996) and What Caused the Financial Crisis (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010), and is the author, with Wladimir Kraus, of Engineering the Financial Crisis: Systemic Risk and the Failure of Regulation (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011).

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