Andrew Schrank received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin in 2000 and is currently Professor of Political Science and Sociology at the University of New Mexico. He studies the organization, regulation, and performance of industry—especially in Latin America. He has received grants and fellowships from the Social Science Research Council, the National Science Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and the MacArthur Foundation; served as a board member at the American Journal of Sociology, Politics and Society, and Latin American Politics and Society; consulted for the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, United States Department of Labor, and several United Nations agencies; and carried out fieldwork in the US, Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean. His articles have appeared in a number of different academic and popular periodicals including the American Journal of Sociology, the Journal of Politics, Socio-Economic Review, and Social Forces. Andrew is currently a member of the SASE Executive Council.