Daniel Nielson is Professor of Government at the University of Texas at Austin. He is a faculty member at UT-Austin's Innovations for Peace and Development. He is a founder and Chief Research Officer at Evaluasi, a consulting firm specializing in randomized evaluation. He previously worked as a professor of political science at Brigham Young University and was a senior visiting research fellow at Princeton University's Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance.
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