Katherine Levine Einstein

Katherine Levine Einstein

PhD in Government and Social Policy, 2012.
Associate Professor of Political Science, Boston University.
Katherine Levine Einstein

Do Facts Matter?Katherine Levine Einstein's first book, Do Facts Matter? Information and Misinformation in Democratic Politics (co-authored with Jennifer Hochschild), explores the harmful effects of misinformation on democratic politics. Published as part of the The Julian J. Rothbaum Distinguished Lecture Series by the University of Oklahoma Press (2015).

Neighborhood Defenders, by Katherine Levine Einstein, David M. Glick, and Maxwell PalmerHer second book, Neighborhood Defenders: Participatory Politics and America’s Housing Crisis (with David Glick and Maxwell Palmer), investigates the politics of housing. Cambridge University Press (Dec 2019).

Katherine Levine Einstein is currently the co-principal investigator of the Menino Survey of Mayors, a multi-year data set of survey-interviews of U.S. mayors exploring a wide variety of political and policy issues.


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