News from the Department

Winner of UK Political Studies Association Harrison Prize

26 February, 2014

Allan McConnell (Government and International Relations/Social and Political Sciences) and Andrew Hindmoor (University of Sheffield) have won the prestigious Political Studies Association (PSA) Harrison Prize for for the best article published in Political Studies in 2013.

The article is Andrew Hindmoor and Allan McConnell (2013) 'Why Didn't They See it Coming? Warning Signs, Acceptable Risks and the Global Financial Crisis', Political Studies, 61 (3), pp. 543-560. The judges reasoning can be found at http://www.psa.ac.uk/psa/news/winners-political-studies-harrison-prize-2013. The rationale provided by the award committee can be found at http://www.psa.ac.uk/psa/news/winners-political-studies-harrison-prize-2013