Paolo Spadoni

Associate Professor

Paolo Spadoni

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

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

The Graduate School

Department of The Graduate School

  • (706) 737-1710
  • AH E313


  • Ph.D., Political Science and Government, General 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

  • POLS 1101

    Intro to American Govt
  • SECR 6915

    Economics of Security
  • POLS 4302

    Political Economy
  • POLS 3801

    International Relations


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