Elizabeth Carter is assistant professor of political science at the University of New Hampshire. She was a post-doctoral scholar at the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, a visiting scholar at the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES) in 2017, and a senior Fulbright scholar at the Universidad Carlos III Madrid in the spring of 2020.
Carter’s current research explores the pandemic’s effect on music and the rise of streamed music, specifically through the Spotify platform. She will look at the role platform politics, copyright legacies, and contracts played in empowering consolidated labels and commercial interests to shape the rules of the streaming economy.
Carter earned her Ph.D. in political science at the University of California, Berkeley and her MPA at University of Washington.
Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of New Hampshire
Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University