Eric Reinhardt is an Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science at Emory University. He holds a B.A. from University of Virginia; M.A., M.Phil. and a Ph.D. (1997), from Columbia University. His specialization is in International Relations and Political Economy. His current research, using quantitative and game theoretic methods, concerns international trade dispute settlement and institutional design, how industrial location and geographic concentration affect trade politics, the rise of regionalism in trade, and the effect of parliamentary and partisan institutions on international bargaining.