Department of Political Science
2115 G St. NW, Monroe Hall 440
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: (202) 994-6290
Fax: (202) 994-1974

Harvey Feigenbaum

Harvey B. Feigenbaum

Title — Professor of Political Science

Office — Monroe 425

Phone — (202) 994-9356; Fax: (202) 994-7743

E-mail —

Areas of Expertise —

Political economy of Western Europe, political economy of France


Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1981


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Professor Feigenbaum teaches courses on comparative politics, political economy, and politics in Western Europe. 

He is currently engaged in research on the political economy of mass media and the globalization of culture. He has served as a consultant to the governments of Canada and France, and to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.


He is the author of The Politics of Public Enterprise: Oil and the French State, co-author of Shrinking the State: The Political Underpinnings of Privatization, and of numerous articles in scholarly journals such as World Politics, Comparative Politics, Policy, and Governance.