Political Economy of Latin America - Third Annual Workshop

Event time: 
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 1:30pm to 8:00pm
Maurice R. Greenberg Conference Center (GBCC), Amphitheater, Lower Level See map
391 Prospect St.
New Haven, CT 06511
(Location is wheelchair accessible)
Event description: 

1:30 - 1:40pm: A Welcome & Brief Introduction to PELA 2017

Professor Susan Stokes (Yale)

1:40 - 2:20pm: Patronage by Credit: International Sources of Patronage Politics

Author: Eric Arias (NYU)

Discussant: Professor Ana De La O (Yale)

2:20 - 3:00pm: Programmatic Parties and Local Politics

Author: Peter G. Johannessen (Princeton)

Discussant: Pablo Querubin (NYU)

3:00 - 3:40pm: Direct or Indirect Democracy? Explaining the Use of the Recall in Peru and Latin America

Author: Mariana Alvarado (NYU)

Discussant: Paul Lagunes (Columbia)

3:40 - 4:00pm: Coffee Break

4:00 - 4:40pm: Transparency Interventions in Extractive Industries to Improve Accountability: Preliminary Evidence from a Field Experiment in Peru

Author: Renard Sexton (NYU)

Discussant: Salo Coslovsky (NYU)

4:40 - 5:40pm: Research Proposals and Plans

4:40 - 5:10pm: Subverting Land Institutions in Nascent Democracies: Brazil’s Fifth Republic, 1978-1985

Author: Jorge Mangonnet (Columbia)

Discussant: Deborah Yashar (Princeton)

5:15pm: Dinner

Free but register in advance
Open to: 
Yale Community Only