December 2017

December 1, 2017
8:30am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions Conference: "Andrew Jackson at 250: Race, Politics, and Culture in the Age of Jacksonian “Democracy”"
11:00am Yale Program in Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States Transactions and Identities Colloquium: "Authority Problems: Concession Formalization and State Formation in Contemporary Laos."
12:00pm "Making Policies Matter: Voter Responses to Campaign Promises," Francesco Trebbi, University of British Columbia
12:30pm Yale Center for Historical Enquiry And The Social Sciences: “The Rise of the Sacrificial Novel”
December 2, 2017
9:30am Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions Conference: "Andrew Jackson at 250: Race, Politics, and Culture in the Age of Jacksonian “Democracy”"
December 4, 2017
12:00pm Religion and Politics Colloquium: "Interrogating Interfaith America: Pluralism Projects and the Limits of Language"
5:00pm Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: "The Assortative Logic of Forced Population Displacement in Civil Wars"
December 5, 2017
11:45am ISS Brady-Johnson Colloquium in Grand Strategy and International History: "Whose War and Peace? Democratic Control of Foreign Policy in the Twentieth Century"
12:00pm Comparative Politics Workshop: "TBA"
4:00pm Council on East Asian Studies Colloquium Series: "Saving China’s History: The Fate of the Qing Central Government Archives during the First Half of the Twentieth Century"
7:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
8:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
December 6, 2017
4:00pm Pierson College Tea with World Fellow Lorna Solis
4:15pm Political Theory Workshop: "Reading Marx Today"
11:45pm International Relations Seminar Series: "International Investment Law and Foreign Direct Reinvestment”
December 7, 2017
12:00pm MacMillan-CSAP Quantitative Research Methods Workshop: "How Do We Learn What Works When We Don't Have an Experiment? An Algorithm for Causal Inference from Observational Data," Miguel Hernan, Harvard
12:30pm Electoral Accountability in Multi-Member Districts
December 8, 2017
11:00am Yale Program in Agrarian Studies Hinterlands, Frontiers, Cities, and States Transactions and Identities Colloquium: “The Argentine Soybean Boom: Agrochemical Exposure and Peasant Demobilization”
12:00pm Council on Middle East Studies: "Circulation of Political Elite in Post-revolutionary Iran: An Empirical Investigation”
12:00pm Council on Middle East Studies: "The Evolution of Iranian Politics: Making Lemonade from Lemons”
December 11, 2017
4:00pm Modern Europe Colloquium: "Sophie de Grouchy and the End of the Enlightenment"
5:00pm Program on Order, Conflict, and Violence Speaker Series: “Landed Elites, Peasant Social Networks, and State-Insurgent Embeddedness in Contested Territory”
December 12, 2017
12:00pm ISPS Behavioral Sciences Workshop: "Why Do Defaults Affect Behavior? Experimental Evidence from Afghanistan"
7:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
8:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
December 14, 2017
3:00pm Baltic Studies Program: "The Greek Seas: Ithacas (Re)Discovered Through the Lens: Journey."
December 19, 2017
7:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
8:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
December 26, 2017
7:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"
8:00pm Leitner Observatory Show: "Solar Superstorms"