April 2015

April 1, 2015
12:00pm Council on East Asian Studies: "Shedding Their Custom: Forced Marriage and Wartime Social Order in Democratic Kampuchea"
12:00pm CSAP American Politics and Public Policy Workshop: "Government Legitimacy and Citizen Behavior: Isolating the Causal Effect of Legitimacy"
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Troubled Peace: Understanding Post-Conflict Violence"
12:00pm International Relations Seminar Series: "Just a War Theory? American Public Opinion on the Proportionality, Distinction, and Due Care Principles in Military Operations"
12:00pm Council on Middle East Studies: "The Practical Manifestation of Qiwama (Male Guardianship) in the Lives of Egyptian Women"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "The Importance of Place"
4:30pm International Security Studies Brady-Johnson Grand Strategy Lecture Series: "Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy: China's Cold War and the People of the Tibetan Borderlands"
5:30pm 2015 Castle Lecture Series presents: Africa: The Last Frontier for Development: "The Unfulfilled Dreams of African Independence"
April 2, 2015
12:00pm CSAP Workshop on Quantitative Research Methods: "A Spatially Varying Coefficient Model with Partially Unknown Proximity Matrix for the Detection of Glaucoma Progression Using Visual Field Data"
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence: "The Social Dynamics of Civil Wars. Elements for a Comparative Framework"
4:00pm Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies Columbia Lecture Series: "The Literary Legacy of Alvaro Mutis"
5:30pm 2015 Castle Lecture Series presents: Africa: The Last Frontier for Development: "A Half-Century of Dysfunctional Politics”
6:30pm Council on Middle East Studies: "Citizen Four"
April 3, 2015
12:00pm 2015 Castle Lecture Series presents: Africa: The Last Frontier for Development:: "A search for causes: Why has Africa been the “final frontier”
April 6, 2015
11:30am American Religious History Working Group: "A Life in the Spirit: Norman Lear, Religious Liberalism, and Late Twentieth-Century American Politics"
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "TBA"
1:30pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Ending Resource-related Conflicts: A Framework of Lootable Resource Management and Post-conflict Stabilization"
7:00pm Yale Himalayan Initiative Spring Series: ""Land of Pure Vision: The Sacred Geography of Tibet and the Himalaya"
April 7, 2015
12:00pm MacMillan Comparative Politics Workshop: "Business Interests and the Healthcare State: Obamacare in Historical and Comparative Perspective"
4:00pm Council on East Asian Studies: "CEAS New Directions in Asia: The Tokyo War Crime Trials"
5:15pm International History Workshop: "Interminable Emancipation: European Jewry’s Quest for Equality, 1550-2000”
April 8, 2015
3:00am GLC Brown Bag Lunch Series: "Genres of Civil War Memory in Literature after Brown v. Board of Education"
12:00pm Southeast Asia Studies Brown Bag Seminar Series: ""Structure and Symbolism in Cambodian Architecture: Cave to Cosmic Mountain"
12:00pm Yale University: "Understanding Information Exchange in Social Media Systems"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Cultivating Civic Capacity Under Domination: Rethinking Booker T. Washington and Uplift Politics in the Era of Jim Crow"
4:30pm African Studies Lecture Series: "TBA"`
April 9, 2015
8:30am Yale Program on Governance and Local Development: "Service Provision in a Changing Arab World"
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Democratization and the Market for Protection: Mafias in Indonesia"
2:00pm Computer Science Colloquium: "Our Phone Calls are Insecure, and No One is Doing Anything About It"
April 10, 2015
8:30am Yale Program on Governance and Local Development: "Service Provision in a Changing Arab World"
9:45am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions: "Adam Smith: Critic of Capitalism?"
12:00pm Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies: ""Of Ethnicity and Forgetting: The Politics of Rural Insurgency in Chile."
3:30pm Johnson Center for the Study of American Diplomacy: "World Order 2025: Conflicting Visions of the International State System"
April 13, 2015
1:30pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Propaganda Wars: How Russian TV Affects Ukrainian Voters"
4:00pm Program in Ethics, Politics and Economics: "The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor"
4:30pm Yale Law Center for the Study of Corporate Law: "The Federal Reserve's Balance Sheet and its Financial Stability Objectives"
5:30pm Jackson Institute for Global Affairs: "Career Conversation with Pat DeSouza: Private Sector Opportunities and Public Sector Goals"
April 14, 2015
12:00pm MacMillan Comparative Politics Workshop: "TBA"
5:15pm International History Workshop: “Reluctant Champion: Japan and the Asian Origins of Global Drug Control”
April 15, 2015
12:00pm Jackson Institute for Global Affairs: "Career Conversation with Clair Lockhart"
12:00pm CSAP American Politics and Public Policy Workshop: "Organizational Maintenance, The Funder-Grantee Nexus, and the Trajectory of American Political Development"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Can We Assess The Political Consequences of Secularization?"
April 16, 2015
10:00am Mandi Schwartz Marrow Donor Registration Drive
4:30pm Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions: "The Many Panics of 1837: People. Politics and the Creation of a Transatlantic Financial Crisis"
6:00pm Jackson Institute for Global Affairs: "Career Workshop with Eric Braverman"
April 17, 2015
12:30pm Jackson Institute for Global Affairs: "Career Conversation with Jerry Ng"
April 20, 2015
(All day) Jackson Institute for Global Affairs: "Career Conversation with Zorka Milin."
8:00am Early Modern and Modern Jewish History Colloquium: "TBA"
11:45am International Relations Seminar Series: "Deciding to Defer: Legal Fairness and the Efforts against International Child Abduction”
1:30pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "To Kill or Not to Kill? The Challenge of Restraining Insurgent Violence in Bosnia, Summer 1941"
April 21, 2015
12:00pm MacMillan Comparative Politics Workshop: "The Effect of Federal and State Audits on Municipal Accountability: Evidence from Mexico"
4:30pm William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale: "U.S. National Security in the Age of Islamic Extremism"
5:15pm International History Workshop: “The Mechanics of Service: The Globalization of Oil Expertise after 1973”
6:00pm Yale MacMillan Center: Udo Janz, Director, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
April 22, 2015
12:00pm CSAP American Politics and Public Policy Workshop: "Overconfidence in Political Behavior: Results and New Directions"
12:00pm Council on Middle East Studies: "America’s Oil Wars: Energy and Violence in the Middle East"
12:00pm Jackson Institute for Global Affairs: "Career Conversations with Judy Cheng-Hopkins"
4:15pm Council on Middle East Studies Spring Reception
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Latino Conservatives: Thoughts on Race, Democracy and the Right"
April 23, 2015
12:00pm Department of Political Science at Yale University Job Market Workshop!
12:00pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "State-building in the Shadow of Civil War: The Institutional Legacies of Civil War in Colombia"
12:00pm CSAP Workshop on Quantitative Methods: "Do Criminally Accused Politicians Affect Economic Outcomes? Evidence from India"
4:00pm Political Theory Workshop: "Two Types of Jihadists: Europe's Disaffected Youth versus the Young Middle Class Jihadists"
4:30pm Center for the Study of Representative Institutions Commercial Republic Lectures Series: "The Many Panics of 1837: People, Politics and the Creation of a Transatlantic Financial Crisis"
5:30pm Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies: ""Crusade, Conquest, and Conversion in the Medieval Iberian Romance (1250-1550)."
April 24, 2015
9:00am Jackson Institute: "Rethinking Regime Type In International Relations"
April 25, 2015
9:00am Jackson Institute: "Rethinking Regime Type In International Relations"
April 27, 2015
12:00pm Early Modern and Modern Jewish History Colloquium: "TBA"
12:00pm International Relations Seminar Series: "Alliances between International Bureaucrats and Civil Society Groups in Global Governance"
12:00pm Yale Department of Political Science: "Mini-APSA, 2015"
1:30pm Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Bribes and Bullets: The Logic of Violent Corruption in Criminal War"
April 28, 2015
12:00pm MacMillan Comparative Politics Workshop: "The Uneven Quality of Democracy through Strength"
4:00pm Political Theory Workshop: "Totalitarianism and Justice: Hannah Arendt and Judith N. Shklar's Political Reflections in Historical and Theoretical Perspective"
April 29, 2015
12:00pm Council on Southeast Asia Studies: "Murder on the Rue Huế: The State, the Sûreté, and the Việt Nam Quốc Dân Đảng"
12:00pm Center for East Asian Studies: "What Was Lost on the Way to Understanding the Daoist Religion?"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Adorno's Project of Natural History"