Kevin Narizny

Associate Professor
202 Maginnes Hall
Ph.D., Princeton University

Interests : 

International Relations Theory
International Security
Political Economy
Early modern Europe

Publications : 



The Political Economy of Grand Strategy (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007).


Economic Interests and Grand Strategy,” in The Oxford Handbook of Grand Strategy, ed. Thierry Balzacq and Ronald R. Krebs (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2021).

“The Political-Economic Foundations of Representative Government,” Perspectives on Politics 18.2 (June 2020): 454-469.

“Correspondence: Neoclassical Realism and Its Critics,” International Security 43.2 (Fall 2018): 199-203.

“On Systemic Paradigms and Domestic Politics: A Critique of the Newest Realism,” International Security 42.2 (Fall 2017): 155-190.

“American Grand Strategy and Political Economy Theory,” in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics, ed. William R. Thompson (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017), 1-24. 

"Anglo-American Primacy and the Global Spread of Democracy: An International Genealogy," World Politics, Vol. 64, No. 2 (April 2012): 341-73.

"Both Guns and Butter, or Neither: Class Interests in the Political Economy of Rearmament," American Political Science Review, Vol. 97, No. 2 (May 2003): 203-20.

"The Political Economy of Alignment: Great Britain's Commitments to Europe, 1905-39," International Security, Vol. 27, No. 4 (Spring 2003): 184-219.

"Rational Idealism: The Political Economy of Internationalism in the United States and Great Britain, 1870-1945," Security Studies, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Spring 2003): 1-39.

"The New Debate: International Relations Theory and American Strategic Adjustment in the 1890s," Security Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1 (Autumn 2001): 151-70.