Leitner Political Economy Seminar

12:00-1:30 PM, Luce Hall Room 202 unless noted with an asterisk*

Fall 2019

September 12 - Nageeb Ali, Penn State University, “Adverse Selection in Distributive Politics”
 
September 19 - Ken Scheve, Stanford University, “Mass Support for Global Climate Policies” (joint with the International Relations Workshop)
 
September 26 - Michael Ting, Columbia University, “An Organizational Theory of State Capacity” (joint with the American Politics Workshop)
 
October 3 - Ro’ee Levy, Yale University, “Social Media and Polarization: Evidence from a Field Experiment”
 
October 7 (Monday at 2:30 PM) - Katherine Casey, Stanford Business School, “An Experiment in Candidate Selection” (joint with the Economic Development Workshop; held in 28 Hillhouse Ave., Room 106)*
 
October 24 - John Roemer, Yale University, “What is Socialism Today? Several Conceptions of a Cooperative Economy”
 
October 31 - Amanda Kennard, New York University, “The Enemy of My Enemy: When Firms Support Climate Change Regulation” (joint with the International Relations Workshop)
 
November 11 (Monday at 2:30 PM) - Abhijit Banerjee, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Paper to be announced (joint with the Economic Development Workshop; held in 28 Hillhouse Ave., Room 106)*
 
November 14 - Jennifer Bussell, UC Berkeley, Paper to be announced (joint with the Comparative Politics Workshop)
 
November 21 - Allison Hartnett, Yale University, “Elite Continuity and Change in the Middle East and North Africa”
 
December 5 - Vicky Murillo, Columbia University, Paper to be announced (joint with the Comparative Politics Workshop)
 

Faculty co-organizers: Ian Turner (Political Science), Emily Sellars (Political Science), and Tyler Pratt (Political Science)