Andrew PhilipsDepartment of Political Science, University of Colorado at Boulder 

Andy recently received his Ph.D from the Department of Political Science at Texas A&M University. His research focuses on political economy and methodology. Andy's substantive interests revolve around the politics of distribution, decentralization, and political budget cycles. His methodological interests include time series, pooled time series, compositional data, and the graphical presentation of results. Together with Lorena Barberia and Guy Whitten, Andy will be teaching Modeling Dynamics and Advances in Modeling Dynamics.