Mitchell A. Seligson and Daniel E. Moreno Morales

Mitchell A. Seligson is Centennial Professor of Political Science and Professor of Sociology at Vanderbilt University. He is director of the Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) that coordinates the AmericasBarometer surveys. His most recent book is The Legitimacy Puzzle in Latin America (Cambridge University Press, 2009).

Daniel E. Moreno Morales holds a PhD in political science from Vanderbilt University. He is currently research coordinator at Ciudadania, a local think-tank in Cochabamba, Bolivia (, the country where he was born and lives.

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