April 2016

April 1, 2016
10:30am Whitney Humanities Center Tanner Lectures on Human Values: "Interpreting Non-Violence: Roundtable Discussion"
April 4, 2016
11:45am MacMillan Center: "The United States, China, and Global Leadership"
April 5, 2016
3:30pm Yale International History Workshop: "The Nineteenth Century U.S. Steam Empire”
April 6, 2016
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "What is Political Knowledge? Hobbes, Spinoza, and Others"
7:00pm Yale Genocide Studies Program: Inaugural Charles E. Scheidt Family Lecture on Atrocity Prevention.
April 7, 2016
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Interventions to Improve Public Service Delivery via Politician Performance: A Field Experiment in Ugandan Local Government”
12:30pm International Security Studies: "4th Annual Yale/USMC Day"
4:00pm Institute for Social and Policy Studies: "Recent Trends in Global Income Distribution and their Political Implications"
4:30pm William F. Buckley, Jr. Program and the American Enterprise Institute: A Talk with Dr. Charles Murray
April 8, 2016
3:30pm Elm Institute Excellence & Integrity in Business Series: "The Pursuit of Happiness and an Integrated Life"
April 11, 2016
11:45am Yale School of Management: New Technologies and U.S. Deterrence in the Baltics and Ukraine
11:45am Yale School of Management: Convening Yale: A Conversation with Emma Sky, Author of "The Unraveling: High Hopes and Missed Opportunities in Iraq."
4:45pm MacMillan Center: "Dismantling Developmentalism: Japan’s Political and Economic Struggles After Achieving Success"
April 12, 2016
9:00am MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale: "Canada in the World: Comparative Perspectives on the Canadian Constitution"
4:30pm MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale: ""The Arab Spring Reloaded"
7:00pm Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies: Screening of "Humberto"
April 13, 2016
12:00pm European Studies Council and the European Union Studies Program: "Eurozone Unemployment Insurance: The Next Step of EMU Reform?"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: “Political Theology, the Jewish Question, and the Work of Metaphor”
April 14, 2016
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Politics, Government-Controlled Media, and Women's Fertility Preferences: Evidence from India”
April 15, 2016
9:00am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions : "Taking Stock of the State in Nineteenth-Century America"
April 16, 2016
8:00am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions : "Taking Stock of the State in Nineteenth-Century America"
April 18, 2016
11:45am MacMillan Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence: "The Heterogeneous Effects of Violence On Political Participation"
6:00pm Re-Reading Robert Cover Reading Group: "Obligation: A Jewish Jurisprudence of the Social Order”
April 19, 2016
11:45am International Security Studies Workshop: "World Politics Transformed? The Search for a New Atlantic Order in the Era of the First World War"
12:00pm Comparative Politics Workshop: "Social Distance and Parochialism in the Lab"
April 20, 2016
11:45am International Relations Seminar Series: "A Prelude to Violence? The Effect of Nationalism on Foreign Policy Preference"
12:00pm American Politics and Public Policy Workshop: "Manipulation of Self-Interest Perception Can Increase Support for Redistribution: Experimental Evidence Testing the Meltzer and Richard Model"
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "A Life Without Poetry: Rereading Republic 2-5"
4:30pm Technology and Ethics Study Group: "The Mind-Body Problem: A Lack-of-Progress Report"
April 21, 2016
10:45am Department of Political Science Mini-APSA conference
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Bureaucrats versus Politicians: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Political Oversight and Local Public Service Provision"
12:00pm Yale Center for the Study of American Politics: "Using Machine Learning to Adjust Treatment Effect Estimates in Randomized Experiments"
1:30pm Yale Day of Data 2016 Spring Discussion Series: "Challenges in Using Public Records to Study Political Participation"
April 22, 2016
8:30am ISPS Center for the Study of Inequality: "Police Actions and Citizen Mobilizations in Democratic Societies"
12:00pm Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies: Science and Storytelling Symposium: Master's Tea
2:00pm Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies: Science and Storytelling Symposium: Young Explorers Grants Workshop
5:00pm Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies: Science and Storytelling Symposium: Keynote Address
April 23, 2016
7:45am Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies: "The Science and Storytelling Symposium"
9:15am Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Conference on Micro-Comparative Studies of 20th Century Conflicts"
April 24, 2016
9:00am Program on Order, Conflict and Violence: "Conference on Micro-Comparative Studies of 20th Century Conflicts."
April 26, 2016
4:30pm William F. Buckley, Jr. Program: Talk by Yuval Levin
4:30pm European Studies Council and the Baltic Studies Program: "The Culture of Collaboration: Lithuanian Intellectuals under German Occupation (1941-1944)"
5:30pm Yale International History Workshop: "The Creation of a New Book: ‘Grand Strategy and the Shifting Naval Power Balances, 1936-1947”
April 27, 2016
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "TBA"
6:30pm Council on Middle East Studies Contemporary Turkish Cinema: "A Man’s Fear of God" | "Takva"
April 28, 2016
12:00pm Yale Center for the Study of American Politics: "TBA"
12:00pm Leitner Political Economy Seminar Series: "Eliana La Ferrara, Bocconi University: "TBA"
3:00pm MacMillan Center's 10th Anniversary Panel Discussions: "Refugees, Forced Displacement, and Humanitarian Responses"
4:30pm MacMillan Center's 10th Anniversary Panel Discussions: "Global Debt: Challenges for Political Governance and Financial Stability"
8:00pm Elm Institute: Spring Concert - Alexander Peskanov String Quintet