About Dan Nexon
Daniel Nexon is an associate professor in the Department of Government and the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He is the author of The Struggle for Power in Early Modern Europe: Religious Conflict, Dynastic Empires, and International Change.

Dan on the Un-Diplomatic Podcast

February 9, 2020 0

I recorded a two-part interview with Van Jackson on his excellent podcast. The first part is mostly autobiography, but in the second we turn more to discussing issues related to the book.

The Rise of China as a Global Trade Partner

February 9, 2020 0

The Lowy Institute has a nice visualization of the rapid rise of Chinese trade and its displacement of the United States as the most important global trading partner. Who dominates global trade? It is well Read More

Progressive Foreign Policy

February 5, 2020 0

Dan joined Kate Kizer, Adam Mount, Loren DeJonge Schulman, Mena Ayazi, and A. Trevor Thrall for a panel on the future of, divisions among, and nature of progressive foreign policy. You can watch the video Read More

Dan Nexon on the Erosion of Liberal Order

January 25, 2020 0

I present arguments from Exit from Hegemony at the Hamburg (Insecurity) Sessions. Thanks to Benjamin Tallis for inviting me to attend what turned out to be a terrific and stimulating few days in Hamburg.

Is American Hegemony in Decline?

January 18, 2020 0

The debate over American relative decline can get pretty complicated. You can’t really sum the components of state power into some kind of aggregate, “total power” measure. Even if you could, it’s not clear how Read More

Market Power and Regulatory Capacity

November 18, 2019 0

Abraham Newman and I have a new article in Foreign Policy on progressive policy and the use of American market power. We begin by discussing China’s ham-handed response to Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s tweet in support of Hong Kong democracy Read More

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