Associate Professor of Politics


Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Field of Specialty

International Relations, particularly International Political Economy, International Organizations, and US Foreign Economic Policy.

Contact Information

Olin-Sang American Civilization Center 106

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Kerry A Chase

Professor Chase teaches and researches international economic relations, international organizations, and foreign economic policy.


Chase, Kerry A. "Audiovisual Goods and Services in Preferential Trade Agreements." Trade Cooperation: The Purpose, Design and Effects of Preferential Trade Agreements. Ed. Andreas Dür and Manfred Elsig. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 218-245.

Chase, Kerry A. "Domestic Geography and Policy Pressures." Oxford Handbook of the Political Economy of International Trade. Ed. Lisa L. Martin. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. 316-334.

Chase, Kerry A. "Economic Interests and Regional Trading Arrangements: The Case of NAFTA." International Trade and the New Global Economy. Ed. Edward D. Mansfield. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2015. 75-112.

Kerry A. Chase. "Moving Hollywood Abroad: Divided Labor Markets and the New Politics of Trade in Services." International Organization 62. 4 (2008): 653-687.

Kerry A. Chase. "Protecting Free Trade: The Political Economy of Rules of Origin." International Organization 62. 3 (2008): 507-530.

Kerry A. Chase. "Multilateralism Compromised: The Mysterious Origins of GATT Article XXIV." World Trade Review 5. 1 (2006): 1-30.

Kerry A. Chase. Trading Blocs: States, Firms, and Regions in the World Economy. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2005.

Kerry A. Chase. "From Protectionism to Regionalism: Multinational Firms and Trade-Related Investment Measures." Business and Politics 6. 2 (2004): 1-36.

Kerry A. Chase. "Imperial Protection and Strategic Trade Policy in the Interwar Period." Review of International Political Economy 11. 1 (2004): 177-203.

Kerry A. Chase. "Economic Interests and Regional Trading Arrangements: The Case of NAFTA." International Organization 57. 1 (2003): 137-174.

Courses Taught

IGS 10a Introduction to International and Global Studies
POL 15a Introduction to International Relations
POL 163a Seminar: Creating World Order: American Power and the Making of International Organizations
POL 173a Seminar: U.S. Foreign Economic Policy
POL 214b Graduate Seminar: Selected Topics in World Politics
POL 340d Proseminar