Danielle Jung

Danielle F. Jung, BA Rice University (2004), PhD University of California, San Diego (2012). Dr. Jung is an international relations scholar with interests in international cooperation, terrorist and insurgent organizations, and elections in the developing world. She uses agent-based models to study how social organizations promote cooperation, specifically within rebel groups, amongst states, and voters. She also uses field experiments and conducts impact evaluations to study social and political mobilization in emerging democracies. Her work has been published in journals including the American Journal of Political Science and Terrorism and Political Violence. Prior to Emory, she was a Postdoctoral Researcher on the Empirical Studies of Conflict Project at Princeton University. 

Content by Danielle Jung
  • Project

    Building trust in a reformed security sector: A field experiment in Liberia

    A firm appreciation of the rule of law lays the basis for peace and economic growth. This trust is demonstrated in the relationship police and government security forces have with the communities they are meant to serve. This project evaluated the effectiveness of new “confidence patrols” carried out by the Liberia National Police (LNP) that aimed to develop the...

    1 May 2014 | Danielle Jung, Robert Blair, Benjamin Morse, Sabrina Karim