Mark Owens

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Mark is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Politics at Bates College.  His area of expertise is teaching courses about the development and organization of American political institutions, as well as classes that study the policy-making process.

Mark's research has focused on how changes within political institutions have affected policy outcomes by studying the sponsorship of amendments and the role of bicameralism on budgetary policy.  He received his Ph.D from the University of Georgia studying American politics and methodology.  He also received a MA from Johns Hopkins University and a BA from the University of Florida.


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 4 Andrews Road, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine 04240