Mark Copelovitch is Associate Professor, Trice Faculty Scholar, and the Goldy Faculty Fellow in the Department of Political Science and the Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin—Madison. Professor Copelovitch studies international political economy and international organizations, with a focus on the politics of financial crises, global financial governance, and the political economy of international trade and exchange rates. He is the author of The International Monetary Fund in the Global Economy: Banks, Bonds, and Bailouts (Cambridge University Press, 2010), as well as articles in the Journal of Politics, International Organization, International Studies Quarterly, and the Review of International Organizations.
Professor Copelovitch is a graduate of Yale University and Harvard University, where he received his Ph.D. in Government in 2005. In 2013-14, he was a Visiting Scholar at the Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, Germany.
The International Monetary Fund in the Global Economy: Banks, Bonds, and Bailouts. Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Design in Context: Existing International Agreements and New Cooperation (with Tonya L. Putnam). 2014. International Organization 68(2): 1-23.
Ties That Bind? Preferential Trade Agreements and Exchange Rate Policy Choice (with Jon C. Pevehouse). 2013. International Studies Quarterly 57(2): 385-99.
Trade, Institutions, and the Timing of GATT/WTO Accession in Post-Colonial States (with David Ohls). 2012. The Review of International Organizations 7(1): 81-107.
Master or Servant? Common Agency and the Political Economy of IMF Lending. 2010. International Studies Quarterly 54(1): 49-77.
Financial Regulation, Monetary Policy, and Inflation in the Industrialized World (with David Andrew Singer). Journal of Politics 70(3), July 2008: 663-680.
Current Courses taught for Spring 2015-2016