Rahul Sagar is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Politics at Princeton University. His primary research interests are in the field of political theory. He has written about a range of topics in ancient and modern political theory including executive power, moderation, tyranny, and political realism. He is also interested in the politics and society of India, especially twentieth century Indian political thought. His first book, Secrets and Leaks: The Dilemma of State Secrecy will be published by Princeton University Press in 2013. He has recently started work on a second book entitled Have You Been to Kazanistan? where he makes the case for respecting moderate albeit less than fully liberal-democratic regimes such as those found in Singapore and Hong Kong. His work has been published in a number of edited volumes and peer-reviewed journals including the Journal of Political Philosophy, The Journal of Politics, International Affairs, and Polity. He has a PhD in Government from Harvard University (2007) and a BA in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics from Balliol College, University of Oxford (2000). He has been cited by or appeared on CNN, BBC World, NPR, Boston Review, Christian Science Monitor, Deutsche Welle, Forbes, and Today.