Biography

Professor Levi's research explores how organizations provoke member willingness to act beyond material interest. In other work, she investigates the conditions under which people come to believe their governments are legitimate and the consequences of those beliefs for compliance, consent, and the rule of law.  Her research continues to focus on how to improve the quality of government.  She is also committed to understanding and improving supply chains so that the goods we consume are produced in a manner that sustains both the workers and the environment.