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Tom Ferguson, Paul Jorgensen and Jie Chen

Tom Ferguson, Paul Jorgensen and Jie Chen

Thomas Ferguson is a Roosevelt Institute Senior Fellow, professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, and contributing editor of AlterNet.

Paul Jorgensen is assistant professor of political science at University of Texas, Pan American and non-resident fellow at the Edmond J. Safra Center at Harvard.

Jie Chen is university statistician at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

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Tom Ferguson, Paul Jorgensen and Jie Chen

Tom Ferguson, Paul Jorgensen and Jie Chen

Thomas Ferguson is a Roosevelt Institute Senior Fellow, professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, and contributing editor of AlterNet.

Paul Jorgensen is assistant professor of political science at University of Texas, Pan American and non-resident fellow at the Edmond J. Safra Center at Harvard.

Jie Chen is university statistician at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.

Other articles by this author