Alejandro Beltran

About Alejandro Beltran

Alejandro Beltran is a second year PhD student in Public Policy with a focus on how democracy and federalism affect taxation and budgeting. More specifically, observing how democratic competition is an incentive for local governments to collect more taxes. Alejandro is currently exploring how these resources are used in coercing votes through turnout and vote buying. As a comparative politics scholar, Alejandro is interested in the region of Latin America and has performed research on Mexico and its subnational governments. 

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Alejandro Beltran
PhD Student


Licenciado en Politicas Publicas by the Universidad Autonoma de Sinaloa

Courses Taught

Teaching Assistant for POL 150c3

Teaching Assistant for POL 201

Administrative Assistant for POL 150c3