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Prof. Dr. Martin J. Bull
University of Salford, Crescent House, The Crescent, Salford, Manchester, M5 4WT, UK
Interests: contemporary Italian politics; southern European politics; democratization; political corruption; the European left, west European communism and party political change; European Union politics

Prof. Dr. Vinod K. Aggarwal
Department of Political Science, Haas School of Business, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Interests: international politics of trade; international finance; comparative public policy; rational choice and bargaining theory
Prof. Dr. Sanjai Bhagat
Department of Finance, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
Interests: corporate governance; management compensation; bank capital; bank capital structure; IPO valuation; investment banking; law and finance; mergers and takeovers
Prof. Dr. Mark A. Cohen
Owen Graduate School of Management and School of Law, Vanderbilt University, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Interests: law and economics; environmental regulation; information disclosure; corporate social responsibility; crime and justice
Prof. Dr. Gráinne Conole
School of Education, University of Leicester, 21 University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RF, UK
Interests: e-learning; technology enhanced learning; learning design; open educational resources; social and participatory media; learning theories; e-learning strategy and policy; theory and methodology
Contribution: Special Issue: New Media and Social Learning
Prof. Dr. Steve Duck
Department of Communication Studies, University of Iowa, 151 Becker Communication Studies Building, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1498, USA
Interests: social and personal relationship processes; Kelly's personal construct theory
Contribution: Special Issue: Social and Personal Relationships
Prof. Dr. Urs Fischbacher
Department of Applied Economics, University of Konstanz, P.O.Box D 131, D-78457 Konstanz, Germany
Interests: experimental economics; behavioral economics; neuroeconomics; economic policy; social norms; social preferences
Prof. Dr. Lawrence M. Friedman
School of Law, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Interests: legal history; law and society; succession law; law and popular culture
Prof. Steve Fuller
Department of Sociology, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
Interests: history, philosophy and sociology of the sciences: transhumanism; science and religion; the future of the university; intellectual property
Contribution: Special Issue: Beyond the Negativity of Death: Towards a New Necropolitics
Prof. Kevin Fox Gotham
School of Liberal Arts, Tulane University, 215 Newcomb Hall, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
Interests: urban sociology; tourism; real estate; housing policy; post-disaster redevelopment
Prof. Dr. Gernot Grabher
Urban and Regional Economic Studies, HCU Hamburg, Winterhuder Weg 31, D-22085 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: economic geography; network research; knowledge production; social media; cultural and creative industries
Contribution: Special Issue: Constructing Resilience, Negotiating Vulnerability
Prof. Dr. Ron Johnston
School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, University Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1SS, UK
Interests: electoral studies; human geography; urban studies
Prof. Dr. Leonidas Kyriakides
Department of Education, University of Cyprus, P.O.Box 20537, 1678 Nicosia, Cyprus
Interests: quantitative research methods in Social Sciences; educational effectiveness research; school and teacher evaluation; meta-analysis
Prof. Dr. John Loughlin
Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0BN, UK
Interests: federalism; regionalism; local government; the changing nature of the nation-state; globalisation; religion and politics
Prof. Greg Newbold
School of Language, Social and Political Sciences, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch 8041, New Zealand
Interests: crime; criminal justice; social history
Prof. Dr. Lennart Nygren
Department of Social Work, Umeå University, S-901 87 Umeå, Sweden
Interests: family policy; comparative social policy; child protection; youth health and welfare; social work knowledge; auditing of social services
Prof. Dr. Terrance Odean
Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Interests: investor behavior; behavioral finance
Prof. Nigel Parton
Professor of Applied Childhood Studies, University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, UK
Interests: chid welfare; child protection; social work; social policy
Contribution: Special Issue: Contemporary Developments in Child Protection
Prof. Dorothy J. Solinger
Department of Political Science, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92617, USA
Interests: Chinese domestic politics and political economy; comparative politics; East Asian politics
Prof. Dr. Frank Witlox
Department of Geography, Ghent University, Krijgslaan 281, S8 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Interests: mobilities; transport; business travel; globalization; world cities
Prof. Marjorie S. Zatz
University of California, Merced, 5200 N. Lake Rd., Merced, CA 95343, USA
Interests: Immigration policy; Immigration, crime and victimization; Race, gender, and juvenile and criminal court processing and sanctioning; Chicano gangs; Latin American legal systems
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