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The Seventh Columbia University Conference in Political Economy

Friday, December 13, 2019

Venue & Dates:

The Seventh Columbia University Conference in Political Economy will be held at the East Gallery of the Maison Française, Columbia University (get directions) on Friday, December 13th.

Faculty Organizers:

Alessandra Casella John Marshall, Columbia University

Speakers & Schedule:

9:25AM Welcome and Introductions
9:30AM “Persistent Political Engagement: Social Interactions and the Dynamics of Protest Movements”
David Yang (Harvard) (Co-authored with Leonardo Bursztyn, U Chicago, Davide CantoniLudwig-Maximilians, Noam Yuchtman, UC Berkeley, and Y. Jane Zhang, HKUST
)
Discussant: Pia Raffler (Harvard)
10:35AM Break
10:50AM “Sequential Vote Buying”
Ying Chen (Johns Hopkins) (Co-authored with Jan Zápal, CERGE-EI)
Discussant: German Gieczewski (Princeton)
11:55AM “Majoritarian Bargaining over Budgetary Divisions and Policy”
Rebecca Morton (NYU Abu Dhabi) (Co-authored with Andrzej Baranski, Ohio State and Nicholas HaasNYU)
1:00PM Break
2:15PM “Cumulative Voting in Shareholder Meetings”
Laurent Bouton (Georgetown) (Co-authored with Aniol Llorente-Saguer, Queen Mary, Antonin Macé, Paris School of Economics, and Dimitrios XefterisU Cyprus)
Discussant: Matias Iaryczower (Princeton)
3:20PM “The Long-Run Consequences of Racial Integration Through Busing on Partisanship and Turnout”
Ethan Kaplan (Maryland) (Co-authored with Jorg Spenkuch, Northwestern and Cody TuttleMaryland)
Discussant: Hye-Young You (NYU)
4:25PM Break
4:40PM “What is socialism today? Conceptions of a cooperative economy”
John Roemer (Yale)
Discussant: Suresh Naidu (Columbia)

* Each session includes 45 minutes of presentations, 10 minutes of discussion and 10 minutes of Q&A.

Speakers & Schedule:

Register for the conference here. Please direct all questions to econ-per@columbia.edu.

 

We are grateful to Columbia University’s Institute for Social and Economic and Research and Policy in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (ISERP), Program for Economic Research (PER), Economics Department, and Political Science Department for financial support.

Details

Date:
Friday, December 13, 2019
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Venue

Maison Francaise
515 W 116th st
New York, NY 10027 United States
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1022 International Affairs Building (IAB)
Mail Code 3308  
420 West 118th Street
New York, NY 10027
Ph: (212) 854-3680
Fax: (212) 854-0749
Business Hours:
Mon–Fri, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

1022 International Affairs Building (IAB)

Mail Code 3308

420 West 118th Street

New York, NY 10027

Ph: (212) 854-3680
Fax: (212) 854-0749
Business Hours:
Mon–Fri, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.