Kevin Morrison is an Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Political Science at the University of Pittsburgh, where he teaches classes on quantitative methods and the international and comparative political economy of developing countries. He previously held positions at Cornell University and Princeton University. Much of his research has focused on nontax revenues in developing countries, such as oil revenues, foreign aid, and intergovernmental grants. He is also a principal investigator of the Global Leadership Project. His work has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the World Bank among other sources.