Dimitar Gueorguiev

Associate Professor, Political Science


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332 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-8678


Ph.D., University of California at San Diego, 2014


Comparative political economy, authoritarian institutions, governance, survey methods

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Dimitar D. Gueorguiev is an assistant professor of political science at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. Gueorguiev recently co-authored a Cambridge University Press book on Chinese governance institutions entitled China’s Governance Puzzle. Gueorguiev’s articles have been published in the American Journal of Political Science, the Journal of East Asian Studies, the Asian Journal of Economics, ChinaPerspectives, Politics Groups and Identities, and he has a forthcoming piece coming out in the Journal of Politics. Gueorguiev is currently finalizing a book manuscript on non-democratic participation and information in Chinese decision-making entitled Retrofitting Leninism: Participation without Democracy in Wired China