Professor and Leo Block Chair; Director, ICRS; Degree Director, Development
What I doResearch Interests: Public Finance Latin America Brazil India Central America Urban Politics and Development Teaching interests: Politics of Development Data Analysis for Development Comparative State-Building Social Movements Political Economy of India and Brazil Development of Modern Brazil
Professor Schneider has published books on state-building in Central America and urban development in the United States, and his main ongoing enterprise is a comparative project on India and Brazil. The project explores the position and role of emerging powers in the midst of global capitalist crisis and contemporary world disorder.
- Ph.D., UC Berkeley, 2001
- MA, UC Berkeley, 1995
- BA, Brown University, 1993