Laine Shay

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Political Science & International Affairs

Laine Shay is a graduate student at the University of Georgia specializing in American Politics. His research interests include political institutions.

  • M.A., University of Kansas 2013, Political Science
  • B.S., University of Central Missouri 2010, Political Science
Research Interests

My main research interests are American political institutions with emphasis on institutional design and its implications on policymaking.  Specifically, I am interested in legislative politics, Congressional politics, state legislative politics, political parties, bureaucratic politics, and judicial politics.  Additionally, I am interested in research methodology.