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Date and Location



May 4, 2018


Millikan Room (E53-482)

Jim Vreeland

Professor, School of Foreign Service and Government Department

Georgetown University

Economic Transparency and Foreign Direct Investment

Feb. 16, 2018


Millikan Room (E53-482)

Nikhar Gaikwad

Instructor, Columbia University
Political Science

Identity Politics and Economic Policy

Dec. 8, 2017


Millikan Room (E53-482)

Erik Voeten

Peter F. Krogh Professor of Geopolitics and Justice in World Affairs

Georgetown University

Ideology and Global Distributive Institutional Politics

Sept. 29, 2017


Millikan Room (E53-482)

Ryan Brutger

Assistant Professor of Political Science

University of Pennsylvania

Litigation for Sale: Private Firms and WTO Dispute Escalation

May 5, 2017

Tom Pepinsky

Associate Professor of Government

Cornell University

Ethnicity as an Institution (link)

Feb. 17, 2017

Michael Findley

Associate Professor, Department of Government

 University of Texas, Austin

Electoral Institutions and Electoral Cycles in Foreign Direct Investment:
A Field Experiment on Over 3,000 U.S. Municipalities (link)

Dec. 2, 2016

Michael Bechtel

Associate Professor of Political Science

Washington University in St. Louis

Interests, Norms, and Mass Support for International Climate Policy (link)

Sept. 23, 2016

Allison Carnegie

Associate Professor of Political Economy

Columbia University

The Disclosure Dilemma: Sensitive Economic Information and International Organizations (link)
May 6, 2016

Edmund Malesky

Professor of Political Science

Duke Universiety

"Pandering Upward: Tax Incentives and Credit Claiming in Authoritarian Countries"
Feb. 5, 2016

Susan Hyde

Professor of Politcal Science


"Faking it in International Relations: Norms, Policy Diffusion, and International Expectation"
Dec. 4, 2015

Kenneth Scheve

Professor of Political Science

Stanford University

"Taxing the Rich: A History of Fiscal Fairness in the United States and Europe"
Sept. 25, 2015

Christina Davis

Professor, Department of Politics

Princeton University

“Joining the Club: Accession to the GATT/WTO”