Emily Elia, Rice University graduate student in Political Science

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Originally from Massachusetts, Emily Elia is a foruth-year Ph.D. student in political science. She graduated from the University of Alabama in 2018 where she majored in political science and Spanish. At Rice, Emily currently studies comparative politics with a focus on Latin America. Her research focuses on corruption and electoral accountability with a specific interest in how political elites interact with the issue of corruption.