Political Science and Political Economy Research Seminar Series

General information

General information
Date and time 

Tuesdays in term time at 14:00-15:30 

Location

32LIF 1.04, 1st Floor, 32 Lincoln Inn Fields

Organisers

Dr Rafael Hortala-VallveDr Stephane Wolton

Mailing list

Please contact gov.msc@lse.ac.uk

 Past listings

Political Science and Political Economy Research Seminar Series

Seminars 2018-2019

Does Political Oversight of the Bureaucracy Increase Accountability? Field Experimental Evidence from an Electoral Autocracy
Date: Tue 15 January 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Pia Raffler (Harvard University)
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Corrupt Hierarchies
Date: Tue 22 January 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Raul Sanchez de la Sierra (UC Berkeley), joint with Kristof Titeca
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Signaling with Reform: How the Threat of Corruption Prevents Informed Policymaking
Date: Tue 29 January 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Ian Turner (Yale University), joint with Keith E. Schnakenberg
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Deterrence with Imperfect Attribution
Date: Tue 05 February 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Ethan Bueno de Mesquita (Harris School, University of Chicago)
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Trade and Political Fragmentation on the Silk Roads: The Economic and Cultural Effects of Historical Exchange between China and the Muslim East
Date: Tue 12 February 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Lisa Blaydes (Stanford University), joint with Christopher Paik
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Armed conflict bargaining
Date: Tue 19 February 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: James Fearon (Stanford University), joint with Xin Jin
Location: 32L 3.05, 3rd Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

When History Matters Little: Political Hierarchy and Regional Development in China, AD1000-2000
Date: Tue 26 February 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Ruixue Jia (UC San Diego), joint with Ying Bai
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Trading Votes for Votes. A Dynamic Theory
Date: Tue 05 March 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Alessandra Casella (Columbia University), joint with Thomas Palfrey
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

Identity and Information in Organisations
Date: Tue 12 March 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Maggie Penn (Washington University, St Louis), joint with John W. Patty
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH

How Markets Shape Social Values and Political Preferences: A Field Experiment
Date: Tue 19 March 2019 14:00 - 15:30
Speaker: Yotam Margalit (Columbia University), joint with Moses Shayo
Location: 32L 1.04, 1st Floor Conference Room, LSE, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PH