Fall 2007 Schedule
Below is the list of events scheduled for this semester. Meetings begin at 3:30 pm unless otherwise noted, and are held in the 5th floor conference room. Check here often for updates.
Fri. Sept 7: Meet and greet
Fri. Sept. 14: 12pm: Brian Humes, NSF Political Science officer will speak in BEL 150.
3:30pm: Russell Dalton, UC-Irvine, "The Good Citizen: How Changing Citizenship Norms are Reshaping American Politics"
Fri. Sept. 21: Jason Barabas and Jennifer Jerit, “Treatment Validity: Comparing Learning Effects in Natural and Survey Experiments about Medicare”
Fri. Sept. 28: Justin Esarey, practice job talk, title TBA
Fri. Oct. 5: Charles Barrilleaux, title TBA
Fri. Oct. 12: Joe Young, practice job talk, "The Process of Civil War"
Fri. Oct. 19: 12 pm: Elizabeth DeSombre, Wellesley College (http://www.wellesley.edu/Polisci/DeSombre/main.html) , "Flagging Standards: Globalization and Environmental, Safety, and Labor Standards at Sea."
Fri Oct. 26: Andrew Whitford, University of Georgia (invited), title TBA
Fri. Nov. 2: Charles Barrilleaux, "Explaining State-Level Variations in Minority Health Insurance Coverage"
Fri. Nov. 9: Andreas Beger, Wonjae Hwang, Will H. Moore & Jacqueline H. Rubin, "The Zero-Inflated Logit (ZiLogit): Correcting Bias in Reports of Terror Attacks"
Fri. Nov. 16: Bill Reed, Rice University, "Decomposing the Correlation Between Contiguity and Militarized Conflict."
Fri. Nov. 23: Thanksgiving break, no meeting.
Mon. Dec. 3: Ken Williams, Michigan State, "A Minimal Group Experiment on the Effects of Identity, Information, and Incentives on Voting." | Link to Paper
Wed. Dec. 5: Andy Whitford, University of Georgia,"Principal-Agent
Negotiations with Teams of Agents: Experimental Evidence" | Link