Leitner Political Economy Seminar: “A Talk with Alexander Fouirnaies”

Event time: 
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 11:00am
Luce Hall, Room 202 See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

The Leitner Political Economy Seminar presents:

Alexander Fouirnaies, University of Chicago, Paper to be announced (joint with the American Politics Workshop).

Alexander Fouirnaies is an assistant professor at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. His work concentrates on the political economy of elections. Most of his research focuses on how money and the media shape elections and affect representation and accountability. Methodologically, Fouirnaies has an interest in causal inference and applied econometrics. Most of his projects use natural experiments to uncover causal relations between political and economic variables.

Prior to joining Harris, Fouirnaies was a Prize-Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford University. He earned his PhD at the London School of Economics.

Open to: 
General Public