Thomas M. Flaherty

Ph.D. Candidate in Political Science

University of California, San Diego




About me

I am a Ph.D. Candidate and NSF Graduate Fellow in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego. I recieved my M.A. in political science from UCSD in 2018 and my B.A. in political science from UCLA in 2014.

My research focuses on the domestic political economy of trade, migration and inequality. My disseration explores how the geographic mobility of voters influences the politics of globalization.

Contact: t1flaher@ucsd.edu