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CV in brief:
Assistant Professor, University of Miami, August 2017 to present

Ph.D. in Political Science, University of Texas, May 2017
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow
Committee: Raúl Madrid (chair), Kurt Weyland, Javier Auyero, Mike Findley, and Scott Wolford.


Calla Hummel. 2018. “Do Poor Citizens Benefit from Mega-Events? São Paulo’s Street Vendors and the 2014 FIFA World Cup” Latin American Politics and Society 60(4).

Calla Hummel. 2018. “Bribery Cartels: Collusive Corruption in Bolivian Street Markets.” Latin American Research Review 53(2).

Calla Hummel. 2017. “Disobedient Markets: Street Vendors, Enforcement, and State Intervention in Collective Action.” Comparative Political Studies 50(11):1524-1555.

Calla Hummel. 2016. “Vendedores Populares y las Polí­ticas de la Representación de Género” (Street Vendors and the Politics of Gender Representation). Revista Umbrales 29:331-359.

Working Papers:

“Why the Working Poor Organize: A Machine Learning Analysis of Civil Society, Education, and State Capacity.” Presented at APSA 2016.

“Brutal Externalities: How Repression Increases International Conflict.”€ Presented at APSA 2016, under review.

Burn Down City Hall: Policy Negotiation and Violent Protest in Bolivia.” Accepted to APSA 2017.

“Does Political Finance Reduce Corruption?” (with John Gerring and Thomas Burt)

Languages: English (native), Portuguese (fluent; ACTFL-certified), Spanish (advanced; DELE-certified), Aymara (intermediate), Guarani (intermediate), French (studied), Quechua (studied)

Other Skills: R, Stata, Python, machine learning, statistics, surveys, interviews, game theory.