People

Alex Coccia

Research Topic:

poverty alleviation; political economy of race; state policy choice
AFFILIATION
Government and Politics Network
College
St John’s College
Course
DPhil Politics
supervisor

Alex Coccia is a DPhil student in Politics at St John's College, where he is researching issues related to poverty alleviation, politics, and public policy within the United States.

Alex previously obtained an MPhil in Comparative Social Policy (2017) from the University of Oxford, and a BA in Africana Studies and Peace Studies (2014) from the University of Notre Dame. 

Research

Alex's research interests include:

  • Power,
  • Public Sphere,
  • Rights and justice,
  • Social movements,
  • Political Economy

Teaching

  • social policy;
  • safety net development;
  • organising and social movement theory;
  • public policy narratives
Alex Coccia

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