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Past Workshops

Monday, January 29, 2018 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Speaker: Ernesto Dal Bo, Phillips Girgich Professor of Business, UC Berkeley
Field: Comparative Politics

Ernesto Dal Bo is a Political Economist interested in governance broadly understood. His research focuses on a range of topics: political influence, social conflict, corruption, morality and social norms, state formation, the development of state capabilities, and the qualities and behavior of politicians and public servants.

Friday, January 26, 2018 -
1:15pm to 3:00pm
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Speaker: Hannah Carnegy-Arbuthnott, Ethics in Society Fellow, Stanford University
Field: Political Theory

Hannah is completing a PhD in philosophy at University College London. Her main research interests are in moral and political philosophy, with a particular focus on concepts of property and self-ownership. Her doctoral thesis addresses questions around ownership of the human body and the extent to which we ought to be able to treat aspects of ourselves as property.

Friday, January 26, 2018 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Field: International Relations

Prior to joining the faculty at Georgetown University in January 2009, Professor Vreeland served as assistant and associate professor of Political Science at Yale University (1999–2008).

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Speaker: Bruce E. Cain, Professor in Humanities and Sciences and Political Science, Stanford University
Field: American Politics

Bruce Cain is an expert in U.S. politics, and particularly the politics of California and the American West. A pioneer in computer-assisted redistricting, he is a prominent scholar of elections, political regulation, and the relationships between lobbyists and elected officials.

Monday, January 22, 2018 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)
Speaker: Johanna Rickne, Associate Professor of Economics, Stockholm University
Field: Comparative Politics

Johanna Rickne is an Associate Professor in Economics at the Swedish Institute for Social Research, Stockholm University, and an affiliated researcher at the Uppsala Center for Labor Studies (Uppsala University), the Stockholm China Economic Research Center (Stockholm School of Economics), and the Research Institute for Industrial Economics.

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