Elizabeth (Bit) Meehan
Areas of Expertise
Transparency; Political Economy; Public Policy
Major- Comparative Politics
Minor- Research Methods
Bit is a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate in comparative politics. Her dissertation examines the politics of policymaking around transparency and anti-corruption laws, with a focus on beneficial ownership transparency. Her other research projects examine public attitudes toward anti-corruption policies, as well as data access and auditing in various organizations.
B.A. Political Science, Northwestern University; summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa