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Department of Political Science


Spencer Baily

Title: Graduate Student
International Relations and Comparative Politics
Department: Department of Political Science
Department of Political Science
Resources: Personal Website
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As a Ph.D. in Political Science, Spencer studies International Relations with a specific interest in digital surveillance and intelligence gathering. He uses observational data and econometrics to consider the processes by which states collect information and how the quality of data effects policy decisions. Before coming to the University of South Carolina, he received his B.A. from the University of Michigan and his M.A. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

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