Tony Baiz research interests concern political science themes such as EU integration, immigration, social policy and comparative political economy. He earned his BA in Political Science from University California San Diego (UCSD) with an emphasis in comparative politics and a minor in Russian/Soviet studies. After receiving his Bachelor's Degree, Tony moved to New York City and enrolled in John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Studies program where he majored in Humanities and Social Thought at New York University (NYU). He wrote his graduate thesis on sex trafficking and the process of democratization in Eastern Europe, and graduated with a master of the arts degree. Interests: music, traveling, watching sports, and cinema.