Works-in-progress series

A public speaker

We host a speaker series to highlight ongoing research open to all areas of public affairs and political science. Speakers include our faculty and graduate students, plus scholars from around the world.


Our upcoming schedule includes:

  • September 18th, 2019: Samara Klar (SGPP), "Partisan Motivated Evaluations of Sexual Misconduct and the Mitigating Role of the #MeToo Movement." (With Alexandra McCoy.)

  • September 25th, 2019: David Konisky (Indiana University), "The health consequences of weak regulation: Evidence from excess emissions in Texas." Location: Agnese Nelms Haury Lecture Hall, ENR2 S107

  • October 2nd, 2019: Joseph Wright (Pennsylvania State University), "Remittances and voter turnout."

  • October 9th, 2019: Chris Weber (SGPP)

  • October 16th, 2019: Chad Westerland (SGPP)

  • November 13th, 2019: Yotam Shmargad (SGPP), “The Influencer Ecosystem in the 2018 U.S. Primaries.”

  • December 4th, 2019: Suzanne Dovi (SGPP)


Sessions are held at 12pm in Social Sciences 311 unless otherwise stated.