Leitner Political Economy Seminar

Room 202 Luce Hall

Thursdays 12:00-1:30pm

You can sign up for weekly announcements here. Papers can be accessed by visiting this link. If you are affiliated with Yale University and would like to download papers presented at the workshop, please send an email to jerome.schafer@yale.edu for the password needed for access. 

Spring 2017

January

19th

Beatriz

Magaloni

Stanford

“Killing in the Slums: The Problems of Social Order and Police Violence in Rio de Janeiro”

Joint with Comparative Politics Workshop

26th

Tiberiu

Dragu

NYU

“The Dynamic Foundations of Terrorism and Counterterrorism”

February

1st (Wed)

Alessandra

Casella

Columbia

‘“Trading for Votes”

Joint with American Politics Workshop

ISPS 002 from 12-1:30pm

9th

Torun

Dewan

LSE

“Victorian Voting: Party Orientation and Class Alignment Revisited”

16th

Jenn

Larson

NYU

“From Chatter to Action: How Social Networks Inform and Motivate in Rural Uganda”

23rd

Xiaoxue

Zhao

Yale (post-doc)

“State Capacity and Economic Development under Capital Mobility: Evidence from China.”

         

March

2nd

Victor

Shih

UCSD

“Shocks, Skills, and Political Instability in Authoritarian Regimes: A Dynamic Theoretical Analysis”

9th

Georg

Vanberg

Duke

“Coalition Governance, Legislative Institutions, and Government Policy in Parliamentary Democracies”

30th

Stephane

Straub

Toulouse

“Voting Corrupt Politicians Out of Office: Evidence from an Experiment in Paraguay”

April

13th

Georgy

Egorov

Northwestern

“Elections in Nondemocracies”

27h

Gregory

Martin

Emory

TBA

Rule

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