Daniel Verdier's Research


My Work on International Institutions

2015. “ The Dilemma of Informal Governance with Outside Option as Solution.” International Theory, volume 7, 1: 195-229.

2013. (with Alex Thompson) “Multilateralism, Bilateralism, and Regime Design.” International Studies Quarterly doi: 10.1111/isqu.12100: 1,14. with MATHEMATICAL APPENDIX [pdf].

2008. “Multilateralism, Bilateralism, and Exclusion in the Nuclear Proliferation Regime [pdf].” International Organization 62, 3:439-76.

2005. (with Mette Eilstrup-Sangiovanni) “European Integration as a Solution to War [pdf].” European Journal of International Relations 11, 1: 99-135.

My Work on Economic Sanctions

Unpub. (with Byungwon Woo). Sanctions, Rewards and Regime Types [pdf]. article manuscript. with MATHEMATICAL APPENDIX [pdf].

2011.  (with Byungwon Woo) “Why Rewards are Better than Sanctions [pdf].” Economics and Politics 23, 2: 220-238.

2009. “Successful and Failed Screening Mechanisms in the Two Gulf Wars [pdf].” Journal of Theoretical Politics 21, 3:311-42.

2009. “Sanctions as Revelation Regimes [pdf].” Review of Economic Design 13, 3:251-78.

My Work on Banking and Finance

2002. Moving Money: Banking and Finance in the Industrialized World. Cambridge University Press.

2002. (with Douglas Forsyth). The Origins of National Financial Systems: Alexander Gerschenkron Reconsidered. London: Routledge.

2002. "Explaining Cross-National Variations in Universal Banking in 19th-Century Europe, North America and Australasia." In The Origins of National Financial Systems, edited by Forsyth and Verdier, pp. 23-42. London: Routledge.

2002. “How and Why Financial Systems Differ: A Survey of the Literature [pdf].” Working Paper. European University Institute SPS2002/2.

2001. “Capital Mobility and the Origins of Stock Markets.” International Organization 55, 2:327-56.

2000. “The Rise and Fall of State Banking in OECD Countries [pdf].” Comparative Political Studies 33, 3:283-318.

2000. “State and Finance in the OECD: Previous Trends and Current Change.” Politics & Society 28, 1:35-65.

1999. “Domestic Responses to Free Trade and Free Finance in OECD Countries.” Business & Politics 1, 3:279-316.

1998. “Domestic Responses to Capital Market Internationalization under the Gold Standard, 1870-1914.” International Organization 52, 1:1-28.

1997. "Universal Banking and Bank Failures Between the Wars [pdf]." Working Paper. European University Institute SPS97/11

1997. “The Political Origins of Banking Structures.”The Policy History Newsletter Winter, pp. 1-6. This article was the occasion of a symposium, with an introduction by Douglas Forsyth and “Comments” by Alessandro Polsi and Don Rowney.

1997. Review of “Reconstructing Europe's Trade and Payments: The European Payments Union” by Barry Eichengreen. International Journal of Finance and Economics (January).

My work on Trade

1998. “Democratization and Trade Liberalization in Industrial Capitalist Countries, 1830s to 1930s.” Comparative Studies in Society and History 40, 4:587-608.

1998. “Democratic Convergence and Free Trade.” International Studies Quarterly 42, 1:1-24.

1998. Review of “Risking Free Trade: The Politics of Trade in Britain, Canada, Mexico, and the United States” by Michael Lusztig. Canadian Journal of Political Science.

1997. “Between Party and Faction: The Politics Behind the Repeal of the Corn Laws [pdf].” In The Rise of Free Trade, vol. 4, edited by C. M. Schonhardt-Bailey, pp. 309-338. London: Routledge.

1995. “The Politics of Public Aid to Private Industry: The Role of Policy Networks [pdf],” Comparative Political Studies 28, 1, pp. 3-42.  This article was the occasion of a symposium, with “Comments” by Michael Gilligan and Geoffrey Garrett and a reply entitled “Reply to Gilligan and Garrett” (pp. 56-61).

1994. Democracy and International Trade: Britain, France, and the United States, 1860-1990. Princeton University Press. Paperback edition: 1995.

1993. “The Politics of Trade Preference Formation: The United States from the Civil War to the New Deal.” Politics & Society 21, 4:364-91.


2003. (with Gerald Schneider). Democratic Institutions for a New Europe. Special issue of European Union Politics 4, 1 (March).

2003. (with Gerald Schneider). “Introduction: Democratic Institutions for a New Europe.” European Union Politics 4, 1: 5-10.

2001. (with Richard Breen) “Europeanization and Globalization: Politics against Markets in the European Union.” Comparative Political Studies 34, 3:227-262.

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