The Vicious Circle of Domestic Inequality and War

Does inequality at home undermines the strength of leaders to advance their state's interests abroad? I argue that unequal conditions create a vicious circle where inequality produces war which in turns causes more inequality.

Policy, Not Consistency

Students of public opinion and foreign policy know individuals have diverse preferences, yet pragmatism often leads them to abstract these nuances away. Unfortunately, this approach risks obscuring important dynamics. I use audience costs theory -- …