Kathleen Thelen, Ford Professor of Political Science, MIT
Immediate Past President, American Political Science Association
114th Presidential Address: The American Precariat: US Capitalism in Comparative Perspective by Kathleen Thelen
On August 30 – September 2, 2018, the 114th APSA Annual Meeting & Exhibition was held in Boston to address the latest scholarship in political science while exploring the 2018 theme, “Democracy and Its Discontents.” APSA and the 2018 Program Chairs Henry Farrell, The George Washington University, and Anna Grzymala-Busse, Stanford University, participated in panels and sessions prepared by APSA’s 56 divisions and numerous related groups. The 2018 Annual Meeting took place at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston Marriott Copley Place and Sheraton Boston Hotel.