Frederick W. Mayer
Areas of Expertise & Civic Involvements
Mayer’s research and teaching focus on: (1) economic globalization, its implications for workers and the environment, and strategies for governance; (2) the politics of climate change at the global, national and local scales; and (3) the role of narratives in politics, particularly in collective action. He is currently working with a number of corporations, NGOs, and international organizations as part of the Capturing the Gains program (www.capturingthegains.org). In the past he has worked for two Members of Congress and for a non-profit educational organization.