About Will: Will is a newly-minted PhD from the University of Cambridge (2012) as well as a JD Student at Yale. He is currently a Graduate Research Associate at the Center for History and Economics at Harvard.
Speaker Bio: Prof. Gorlizki's research "centres on Russia and the Soviet Union, it touches on themes that have a broader application. These include: the nature of dictatorship, the emergence of legal orders, the relationship between politicians and bureaucrats, and the role of interpersonal trust in political systems." Over the last three years he has been involved in two major research projects: