Dirk's research interest include Latin American Drug Control Policies, Politics of Mexico and Latin America, International Political Economy of the Drug Trade in Latin America, American Foreign Policy, International Political Economy of Organized Crime (Transnational Criminal Organizations), International Political Economy of Growth and Development, Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methodologies, and Race and Ethnicity in American Politics.
In-progress: Horn, Dirk “Are We Still Growing? A Re-analysis of Traditional Economic Growth Factors”
In-progress: Horn, Dirk “America’s War on Drugs: A War for Mexico’s Future”
In-progress: Horn, Dirk “Latino Group Consciousness and Political Participation: A Generational Analysis”
In-progress: Horn, Dirk “Where’s the Pluralism? The Lack of Methodological Pluralism in Political Science and International Political Economy”