Luis Schenoni is a Postdoctoral Researcher at Konstanz University and Affiliated Professor at the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico. A former Kellogg doctoral student affiliate, Luis works on state building and international conflict, with a focus on Latin America. His research has been published in the American Journal of Political Science, International Studies Quarterly, Security Studies, and Democratization, among other journals.
I am interested in how the international security environment shaped the prospects of state formation and democratization, primarily in Latin America.
State Formation in Latin America and Foreign Policy in Latin America. In my dissertation I study the effect of 19th century wars on the state capacity of Latin American states in our days.
Schenoni Receives 2020 LASA Award for Best Paper on Political Institutions
May 9, 2020
Doctoral Student Affiliate Luis Schenoni will receive the 2020 award from the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) for Best Paper on Political Institutions presented at the 2019 LASA Conference for his paper titled “Bringing War Back In: Victory and State Formation in Nineteenth Century Latin America.”
Schenoni and Braniff Win LASA Best Article Award
Apr 28, 2020
Doctoral Student Affiliate Luis Schenoni and former Doctoral Student Affiliate Sean Braniff will receive the award for Best Article on Defense, Public Security and Democracy by the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) for their article “Was the Malvinas/Falklands a Diversionary War? A Prospect Theory Reinterpretation of Argentina’s Decline,” published this year with Security Studies.
Schenoni and Goertz Publish Article in International Studies Quarterly
Jan 13, 2020
Luis L. Schenoni, a PhD candidate in political science and Gary Goertz, a professor of political science at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, wrote an article for International Studies Quaterly to answer the question of "why do some territorial disputes defy settlement?"