American & Comparative Political Behavior Workshop

The Yale Center for the Study of American Politics is partnering with The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies in sponsoring the American and Comparative Political Behavior Workshop in its second year.  This workshop is focused on political behavior broadly considered and invites speakers from a range of social science fields.  Lunch will be served.

This workshop meets on selected Fridays from 12:00-1:15 p.m. in Room A002 at ISPS, 77 Prospect Street and is open to Yale faculty and students from the Political Science Department as well as other university departments.


Faculty Organizers: Alan Gerber and Isabela Mares, Department of Political Science

Coordinator and Contact: Pamela Greene

2018-2019 Schedule

date speaker and title
NOV 2 Isabela Mares, Political Science, Yale University
“From Religious Violence to Political Compromise: The Historical Origins of Institutional Trust”
NOV 30 Jennifer Jerit, Political Science, Stony Brook University
“How Internet Search Undermines the Validity of Political Knowledge Measures”
DEC 7 Lilliana Mason,  Government & Politics, University of Maryland
“Uncivil Agreement: How Politics Became Our Identity”
FEB 8 James M. Snyder, Jr., History & Political Science, Harvard University
“Parsing Party Polarization in Congress”
MAR 1 Catherine De Vries, Political Behaviour in Europe, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
“Money Flows: The Political Dependency of Financial Remittances”
MAR 29 Noam Lupu, Political Science, Vanderbilt, University
“The Political Consequences of Criminal Violence: Applying MRP to Mexican Survey Data”

This workshop series is sponsored by the ISPS Center for the Study of American Politics and The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale with support from the Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Fund.

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