Peter J. Katzenstein

Walter S. Carpenter, Jr. Professor of International Studies
Government, College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

321 White Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Peter J. Katzenstein

Walter S. Carpenter, Jr. Professor of International Studies
Government, College of Arts and Sciences

Expertise
Political economy; national security; culture; the connections between comparative politics and international relations

Current Research Interest
Power; the relationship between culture and regionalism in world politics; how the United States engages with and confronts the world; Germany’s role in Europe and the world

Distinction
American Philosophical Society
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
American Political Science Association President
Masayoshi Ohira Memorial Prize (shared with Nobuo Okawara)
American Political Science Association Woodrow Wilson prize for the best book published in the United States on international affairs
Helen Dwight Reid Award of the American Political Science Association for the best dissertation in international relations

Selected Publications
Katzenstein, Peter J. and Stephen Nelson. "Uncertainty and Risk and the Crisis of 2008.” International Organization 48, no. 2 (2014): 361-92.

Katzenstein, Peter and Raffaele Marchetti. “Peter Katzenstein.” In 22 Ideas to Fix the World: Conversations with the World’s Foremost Thinkers, edited by Piotr Dutkiewicz and Richard Sakawa, pp. 219-44. New York: NYU Press, 2013.

Cornell Research Website Article
Power in World Politics

Cornell Research Website Video
Meeting the World