Global Focus:

2014 APSA Africa Workshop: Distributive Goods and Distributive Politics

The workshop was targeted at university and college faculty in the social sciences residing in Africa who are in the early stages of their academic careers. It focused on the theme of distributive politics: In countries that are democratic and autocratic, resource rich and resource poor, ruling parties routinely pledge to distribute some set of goods to citizens.   more...

2014 APSA Africa Workshop

Events

  • CPS Workshop - Jowei Chen
    “Racial Gerrymandering and Electoral Geography: The Effect of the Voting Rights Act on Partisanship and Gerrymandering”
    Wed, Sept 3, 2014, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
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  • CPS Workshop - Skip Lupia
    TBA
    Wed, Sept 10, 2014, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
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  • ISQM Workshop - Scott Page
    TBA
    Wed, Sept 10, 2014, 4-5:30pm, 5670 Haven Hall
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News

The World Association of Public Opinion Research (WAPOR) call for participation

WAPOR will hold a regional conference on March 7-9, 2015 in Doha, Qatar. The conference is hosted by the Social and Economic Survey Research Center (SESRI) at Qatar University. The conference theme is Innovation in Public Opinion Research. The proposal submission deadline is September 25, 2014.
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Donald Kinder Donald Kinder Named Philip E. Converse Distinguished University Professor of Political Science
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Allan Stam Allan Stam appointed as Dean of the Batten School
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James Morrow Jim Morrow elected to The American Academy of Arts and Sciences
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M. Kent Jennings M. Kent Jennings Receives Harold Lasswell Award
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