Cory Maks-Solomon

Areas of Expertise

Class and inequality

Major- American Politics

Minor- Public Policy, Methods

Cory Maks-Solomon studies questions of socioeconomic power in American politics, including the intersection of economic inequality and public policy, business and politics, and social welfare policy. His current research, a book manuscript titled Corporate Social Justice Warriors: Why Big Businesses Defend LGBT Rights, Immigration, and Racial Equality, assesses the origins of the recent trend in liberal social activism by America's largest businesses. His work has appeared in Political Research Quarterly, Business and Politics, and Policy Studies Journal.



Ph.D. in Political Science from George Washington University

M.A. in Political Science from George Washington University

B.A. in Government and Politics (with high honors) from University of Maryland, College Park 


Visit my website for a list of publications and working papers.