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Philip Rocco, PhD candidate, political science

Philip Rocco

Philip Rocco is a political science PhD candidate at UC Berkeley. His research focuses on issues of federalism, institutional change and the politics of public policy. His findings have recently appeared in The Journal of Public Policy, Publius: The Journal of Federalism, and Health Policy.

Rocco's dissertation examines how policy conflicts between liberals and conservatives reshaped the American federal system in the postwar period.