Paolo Spadoni

Associate Professor

Paolo Spadoni

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Political Science

The Graduate School

  • (706) 737-1710
  • AH E313


  • Ph.D., Political Science and Governme University of Florida, 2005

  • MA, Latin American Studies University of Florida, 2002

  • BA, Political Science and Government, General International College-No FICE, 1997

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • SECR 6915

    Economics of Security
  • POLS 1101

    Intro to American Govt
  • POLS 3801

    International Relations
  • POLS 4904

    Politics of Latin America


Selected Recent Publications

  • Cuba’s Struggling External Sector: Internal Challenges and Outside Factors, 2021
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Coping with Systemic Problems and a Triple Punch: The Cuban Economy at the Start of 2021, 2021
    Working Paper
  • Veinticinco Años de Estudios sobre la Economía Cubana en los Estados Unidos, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • • U.S.-Cuba Business Relations under the Obama Administration and Prospects under the Trump Administration, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Cuba's External Sector: Conditions, Challenges, and Opportunities, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • Worked as a member of the editorial board of the Lexington Studies on Cuba Series 2017 - Present

  • Worked with other scholars to carry out survey of foreign direct investment in Cuba 2017 - Present

  • 2016 - 2016

    Role: Reviewer, Book