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Political Science and Political Economy Research Seminar


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These seminars are held on Tuesdays in term time at 14:00-15:30 in room 32L 1.04 (1st floor, 32 Lincolns Inn Fields, London), unless specified otherwise. They are co-organised with LSE's Department of Government

Entry is on a first-come first-served basis. No registration is required but places are limited. 

Seminar organiser: Dr Stephane Wolton

If you wish to be added to the mailing list, please contact Emma Hart at gov.msc@lse.ac.uk

For further information about the Political Science and Political Economy research group, please visit the LSE Government website.

 

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Tuesday  02 October 2018  14:00 - 15:30

Political Capital

Gabriele Gratton (UNSW Business School) , joint with Richard Holden and Barton Lee

32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH


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Tuesday  09 October 2018  14:00 - 15:30

Testing Legislator Responsiveness to Citizens and Firms in Single-Party Regimes: A Field Experiment with the Vietnamese National Assembly

Eddy Malesky (Duke University)

32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  16 October 2018  14:00 - 15:30

Nation-Building, Nationalism, and Wars

Alessandro Riboni (Ecole Polytechnique and CREST) , joint with Alberto Alesina and Bryony Reich

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  23 October 2018  14:00 - 15:30

Corruption and Firms: Evidence from Randomized Anti-corruption Audits in Brazil

Mounu Prem (Universidad del Rosario) , joint with Emanuele Colonnelli

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  30 October 2018  14:00 - 15:30

Polarization and Pandering in Common Interest Elections

Joseph McMurray (Brigham Young University)

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  06 November 2018  14:00 - 15:30

From Extreme to Mainstream: How Social Norms Unravel

Georgy Egorov (Northwestern) , joint with Leonardo Bursztyn and Stefano Fiorin

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH
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Tuesday  13 November 2018  14:00 - 15:30

Income Shocks and Inequality in Political Participation: Evidence from the US Shale Boom

Hye Young You (New York University) , joint with Michael W. Sances

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32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH