Howard Rosenthal is professor of politics at New York University and the Roger Williams Straus Professor of Social Sciences, Emeritus, at Princeton University. He holds a B.S. in Economics, Politics and Science and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a fellow of the Society for Political Methodology. He is currently an Editorial Board member of the journal Economics of Governance, a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee, IMT, Lucca Italy, and a member of the advisory board of VoteWorld at Berkeley since 2002.
His previously published books are:
- (with David J. Rothman) What Do We Owe Each Other. Transaction Publishing. 2008
- (with Keith T. Poole) Ideology and Congress, Transaction Publishing, 2007.
- (with Nolan McCarty and Keith T. Poole) Polarized America: The Dance of Ideology and Unequal Riches. MIT Press, 2006
- (with Patrick Bolton) Credit Markets for the Poor. Russell Sage Foundation. 2005.