Nick Anstead is a lecturer in politics at the University of East Anglia. His research is focused largely on parties, new political communication, and civic participation. He blogs at nickanstead.com/blog.
Eileen Appelbaum is a professor at and director of Rutgers University’s Center for Women and Work. She has published numerous books and articles on work force, employment, industry, and labor-market issues, and on the labor-market experiences of women.