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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Spring 2020 Schedule 

date speaker & title
JAN 15
Internal
Matthew Graham, PhD Candidate in Political Science, Yale University
“Partisan Differences in Factual Beliefs: From Conceptual Foundations to Empirical Practice”
JAN 29
Public
Zachary Peskowitz, Associate Professor of Political Science, Emory University
Political Advertising Online and Offline
FEB 5
Public
Brandice Canes-Wrone, Professor of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
Out-of-district Contributors and Representation in the US House of Representatives” (Joint with Kenneth M. Miller)

FEB 19
Internal

Alexander Kustov, Postdoctoral Associate, Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University
“When Do Politicians Use Populist Rhetoric? Populism as a Campaign Gamble”
FEB 26
Public

Adam Seth Levine, Associate Professor of Government, Cornell University
“Collaboration in Civic Life”

MAR 4
Public
David E. Lewis, Professor of Political Science, Vanderbilt University
“Presidential Appointment Strategies and Management Concerns”
MAR 25
Public

 
Megan Ming Francis, Visiting Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
CANCELLED
APR 1
Public

 
Mary Kroeger, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Rochester
CANCELLED
APR 22
Internal
Jennifer Wu and Annabelle Hutchinson, PhD Candidates in Political Science, Yale University
CANCELLED
APR 29
Internal
 
Paul Merklinger and Angele Delevoye, PhD Candidates in Political Science, Yale University
CANCELLED

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