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  • Quentin Bruneau

    Assistant Professor of Politics

    Email
    bruneauq@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    D - Albert & Vera List Academic Center - 6 East 16th Street

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    Quentin Bruneau

    Profile

    Quentin Bruneau is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Politics at the New School for Social Research and Eugene Lang College.

    His research focuses on two broad areas. The first is international political economy, and particularly the historical development of international finance from the nineteenth century to the present day. His second area of interest is the history and theory of international relations.

    He is currently finishing a book manuscript, Sovereigns and the Masters of Capital (under contract with Columbia University Press), on the transformation of sovereign lending since the early nineteenth century.

    Before coming to New York, he obtained a D.Phil. in International Relations from the University of Oxford (2016), as well as an M.Phil. (2012) from the same institution, and a B.Sc. in Political Science from the Université de Montréal (2010).


    Degrees Held

    D.Phil. International Relations, University of Oxford, 2016.

    M.Phil. International Relations, University of Oxford, 2012.

    B.Sc. Political Science, Université de Montréal, 2010.
     


    Professional Affiliation

    International Studies Association (ISA)

    European International Studies Association (EISA)


    Recent Publications

    Book Manuscript

    Sovereigns and the Masters of Capital: The Old Sovereign Lending and the New (under contract with Columbia University Press - Studies in International Order and Politics)

    Articles

    In the Club: How and Why Central Bankers created a Hierarchy of Sovereign Borrowers, ca. 1988-2007, Review of International Political Economy, forthcoming.

    Converging Paths: Bounded Rationality, Practice Theory and the Study of Change in Historical International Relations, International Theory, forthcoming.

    Book Chapters

    'The Long Nineteenth Century,' in The Oxford Handbook of History and International Relations, edited by Mlada Bukovansky, Edward Keene, Maja Spanu, and Christian Reus-Smit (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).

    'Constructivism: History and Systemic Change,' in Routledge Handbook of Historical International Relations, edited by Benjamin de Carvalho, Julia Costa-Lopez, and Halvard Leira (London: Routledge, 2021). 


    Research Interests

    Theory of international relations; history of modern international relations; international political economy (especially finance from the eighteenth century to the contemporary period); global and imperial history; the role of knowledge in international relations. 


    Portfolio

    https://www.quentinbruneau.com


    Current Courses

    Directed Dissertation Study

    Global Political Economy

    Independent Study

    Independent Study (Spring 2021)

    International Theory

    Life Chances of Polities

    Life Chances of Polities (Spring 2021)

    Life Chances of Polities

    Modern International Society

    Modern International Society

    Modern International Society

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