Caileigh Glenn

Ph.D. Candidate: International Relations

caileigh.glenn@wisc.edu

Research Interests:

Economic Sanctions, Targeted Sanctions, Coercion, Foreign Policy, International Organizations, and Time Series Analysis

Biography:

Caileigh is a PhD Candidate emphasizing international relations and comparative politics. Her dissertation project, titled “The Financialization of Foreign Policy: Government Responses to Targeted Financial Sanctions,” examines the conditions under which governments respond to sanctions imposed on their citizens’ firms.

Her research interests lie at the intersection of international security and international political economy, particularly the use of economic tools for political purposes. In addition to financial sanctions, Caileigh’s research projects examine international organizations and democratization. She received her M.A. in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2016 and she graduated with a B.S. in Economics and a B.S. in Political Science from Oklahoma State University in 2015.

Dissertation:

The Financialization of Foreign Policy: Government Responses to Targeted Financial Sanctions

Awards:

Wisconsin Project on International Relations Research Grant

Summer Initiative Award

Honored Instructor Award