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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
Assistant Editor
Ms. Siyang Liu
MDPI Tongzhou Office, Room 2207, Jincheng Center, No. 21 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing 101101, China
Editorial Manager
Mr. Alistair Freeland
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

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Editorial Board

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. Trevor J. Barnes
Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2, Canada
Interests: economic geography; urbanization; natural resources; creative cities; history and philosophy of geography; Cold War; Cold War science and social sciende
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. 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. 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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