Prof. dr. Dries Lesage

Dries LesageBiography

Dries Lesage is Associate Professor of Globalization and Global Governance. He currently teaches History of World Politics (1815-present), Theories of International Relations, and Globalization and Global Governance. He is conducting research on key trends and reforms in the multilateral architecture, global tax governance and Turkish politics. He currently serves as the director of GIIS.

Ongoing research:

  • Global taxation governance
  • Rising powers and the multilateral architecture
  • Management and centralization of regime complexity
  • Explaining Turkish foreign policy



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