American Politics & Public Policy Workshop

The American Politics & Public Policy Workshop series is cosponsored with the Institution for Social and Policy Studies.  Each seminar features a presentation of current political science research by leading scholars in the field of American politics including distinguished faculty from other institutions, CSAP research fellows, ISPS Postdoctoral Associates, and Ph.D. candidates at Yale.

The workshop meets on most Wednesdays from 12:00-1:15 p.m. in Room A002 at ISPS, 77 Prospect Street. (Please note that cosponsored workshops with the Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series will meet on Thursdays at 12:00-1:30 p.m. in Luce Hall Room 202 located at 34 Hillhouse Avenue.) Lunch will be served.

This workshop is open to the Yale community including faculty, postdoctoral trainees, graduate & professional students, undergraduate students, and staff.  Please link here to subscribe.

Scholars from nearby academic institutions are also welcome to attend this workshop.  Please link here to join our email list.

Non-Yale members of the general public are welcome to attend workshops that are marked “Public” below.  Please link here to join our email list.

Faculty organizer: Ian Turner, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Seminar Coordinator and Contact: Pamela Greene

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Fall 2019 Schedule 

date speaker & title
SEP 4
Internal
Kyle Peyton, PhD Candidate in Political Science, Yale University
“Community Policing and Police Legitimacy: A Field Experiment”
SEP 18
Internal
Adam Thal, Postdoctoral Associate with the ISPS Policy Lab, Yale University
“The Influence of Economic Segregation on Political Elites’ Perception of Social Problems”
SEP 26*
Leitner
(Thurs)
Michael Ting, Professor of Political Science and International & Public Affairs, Columbia University
“An Organizational Theory of State Capacity”
*Joint with the Leitner Political Economy Seminar
Thursday, September 26 at 12:00-1:30 PM, Luce Hall Room 202
OCT 2
Internal
Patrick Tucker, Postdoctoral Associate with ISPS/CSAP, Yale University
Non-Ideological Representation in a Hyperpartisan Era
OCT 23
Public
Chloe Thurston, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northwestern University
“Racial Orders, Market Logics, and American Political Development”
OCT 30
Internal
Scott Bokemper, Postdoctoral Associate with ISPS/CSAP, Yale University
On the Merits of Separate Spaces: Why Institutions Isolate Cooperation and Division of Tasks
NOV 6
Public
Ashley Jardina, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Duke University
“The Dehumanization of Blacks & White Support for Punitive Criminal Justice Policy”
*Cosponsored with the American & Comparative Political Behavior Workshop
NOV 20
Public
Michael Sances, Assistant Professsor of Political Science, Temple University
“Presidential Approval and the Inherited Economy”
DEC 4
Public
Ethan Porter, Assistant Professor of Media & Public Affairs, George Washington University
“The Consumer Citizen in American Politics and Policy”
 

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