Political Economy Seminars

Seminars will be held on Tuesdays from 12:00 - 1:00 PM, unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions regarding the seminar please email our seminar organizer Ken Shotts and Dana Foarta.

Please select the Meet the Speaker link below (•) to view the current schedule or e-mail Miriam Torres for an appointment (GSB faculty only).

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Winter 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

January 6 David Yanagizawa-Drott
Harvard Kennedy School
From Father to Son: The Intergenerational Transmission of War joined with Filipe Campante 12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101 
(•) 
February 3 Nate Jensen
Washington University in St. Louis
12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101 
(•) 
February 10 Carles Boix
Princeton University
12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101 
(•)  
February 17 Laurent Bouton
Georgetown University
12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101 
(•) 
February 24 Yotam Margalit
Columbia University
12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101 
(•)  
March 3 Josh Clinton
Vanderbilt University 
12:00 - 1:00 PM
TBA
(•)
March 10 Marina Agranov
California Institute of Technology
12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101 
(•) 
March 17 Dave Seigel
Duke University
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•) 
March 31 Eliana La Ferrara
Bocconi University
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•)

Spring 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

April 7 Craig Volden
University of Virginia
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•)  
April 14 Francesco Trebbi
The University of British Columbia
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•) 
April 21 Bradice Canes-Wrone
Princeton
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•) 
April 28 Pierre Yared
Columbia Business School
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•)  
May 5 Simon Loertscher
University of Melbourne
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•) 
May 12 Shigeo Hirano
Columbia University
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•) 
May 26 Matthew Gentzkow
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
12:00 - 1:00 PM
W332
(•)

Fall 2014

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

September 23 Nageeb Ali
UC San Diego
(visiting Microsoft Research) 
Predictability and Power in Legislative Bargaining  12:00 - 1:00 PM
C102 
(•)  
September 30 Sandy Gordon
New York University Department of Politics 
Fail-Safe Federalism 12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101
(•) 
October 14 Ekaterina Zhuravskaya 
Paris School of Economics 
Radio and the Rise of the Nazis in Prewar Germany 12:00 - 1:00 PM
C102
(•)
October 21 Andrew Hall
Harvard University  
What Happens When Extremists Win Primaries? 12:00 - 1:30 PM
C105 
October 28 David Broockman
UC Berkeley
An Artificial "Disconnect" 12:00 - 1:30 PM
C105 
November 4  Richard Holden
Australian School of Business
Supermajority Voting Rules 12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101
(•) 
November 18 Monica Martinez-Bravo
CEMFl

An Empirical Investigation of the Legacies of Non-Democratic Regimes: The Case of Suharto’s Mayors in Indonesia joint with Priya Mukherjee (Abstract)

12:00 - 1:00 PM
E101
(•) 
December 2 Andrew Healy
Loyola Marymount University
How Do Voters Retrospectively Evaluate Wasteful Government Spending? Evidence from Individual-Level Disaster Relief 12:00 - 1:00 PM
C102
(•) 
 

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