Benjamin Helms

Ben Helms

Subfield

International Relations

Statement

Benjamin Helms is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Politics, with his research focusing on international political economy. In particular, he is interested in the dynamics of international labor migration and its effects on international trade, financial flows, and the politics of migrant-sending countries. His current work focuses on understudied drivers of international migration as well as the link between remittances and political behavior.