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John F. Kennedy School of Government
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Candelaria Garay is an Assistant Professor of Public Policy at
the Kennedy School of Government. Her research focuses on social
policy, collective action, and party politics in Latin America. She
received a Ph.D. and M.A. in Political Science from the University
of California, Berkeley, and holds a B.A. in Sociology from the
University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Currently, she is working on
a book manuscript that seeks to characterize and explain the recent
expansion of and cross-country variation in social policy programs
(income transfers, pensions, and health-care services) to
populations historically excluded from social protection in Latin
Office hours: Tuesdays 2:30-5:30 pm or by appointment
Latin American Politics and Policymaking
Political Institutions and Public Policy: Comparative Politics
For a complete list of faculty citations from 2001 - present, please visit the HKS Faculty Research Connection.
Selected Publication Citations:
- Academic Journal/Scholarly Articles
Garay, Candelaria. "Social Policy and Collective Action: Unemployed
Workers, Community Associatons and Protest in Argentina."
Politics & Society 35.2 (June 2007): 301-328.
- Book Chapters
Etchemendy, Sebastián and Candelaria Garay. "Argentina's Left
Populism in Comparative Perspective." The Resurgence of the
Latin American Left. Ed. Steven Levitsky and Kenneth Roberts.
Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
Garay, Candelaria. "Associational Linkages to Labor Unions and
Political Parties." Reorganizing Popular Politics: Participation
and the New Interest Regime in Latin America. Ed. Ruth Berins
Collier and Samuel Handlin. Penn State Univeristy Press, 2009.