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Peter Andreas

How Sanctions Feed Authoritarianism (research by Peter Andreas cited)

June 6, 2018 The Atlantic

As sanctions restrict the legal flow of goods, people grow accustomed to the black market. In a 2005 study, Professor Peter Andreas noted that sanctions often breed "a higher level of public tolerance for lawbreaking and an undermined respect for the rule of law."


Thanks to Mom, the Marxist Revolutionary (written by Peter Andreas)

May 13, 2017 The New York Times

Political Science professor Peter Andreas in The New York Times, "My mother’s diaries made clear that she saw being a good mother and good revolutionary as the same thing, that there was no tension between the two and that those who thought otherwise just didn’t get it."