Prof. Lawrence King

Prof. Lawrence King

University of Cambridge, Department of Sociology

Role in the project: Professor Lawrence King is the Principal Investigator (PI). He is responsible for providing guidance on all aspects of the grant and ensuring that the scientific collaboration runs smoothly.

Biography: Professor King is an expert on the relationship between economic actors, organizations and political institutions in Europe and the Former Soviet Union, which can broadly be conceived as the study of corruption in these societies. He is also interested in methodology, including the strengths and weakness of different indicators of governance.