Spring 2006

Thursday, January 5, 2006
“Formalizing Informal Cooperation: Norm-Based Cooperation and the European Stability”
Randall Stone
Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
University of Rochester

9:30 AM, 422 North Hall

Thursday, January 26, 2006
“Clientelism, Credibility and the Policy Choices of Young Democracies”
Philip Keefer
Senior Research Economist
Development Research Group
The World Bank

12:45 PM, 422 North Hall

Thursday, February 9, 2006
“Electoral Incentives and the Pacific Effect of International Institutions”
Songying Fang
Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science
University of Minnesota
12:45 PM, 422 North Hall

Thursday, March 9, 2006
The Robust Federation, Chapters 7 and 8
Jenna Bednar
Department of Political Science
University of Michigan

12:45 PM, 422 North Hall

Thursday, March 30, 2006
“Information Acquisition and Flexible Preferences in Committees”
Santiago Oliveros
Department of Economics
University of Wisconsin-Madison
12:45 PM, 422 North Hall

Thursday, April 13, 2006
“Political Transitions in Warring States”
Matt Dimick, Department of Sociology
Scott Gehlbach, Department of Political Science
University of Wisconsin-Madison
12:45 PM, 422 North Hall