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 - Kirill Kalinin
    Linking Together Preference Falsification and Election Fraud: a Cross-National Analysis​
    Wed, Oct 8, 2014, noon-1:30pm, 6006 ISR
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  • ISQM Workshop - Simon Jackman
    Why Does the American National Election Study Overestimate Voter Turnout?
    Wed, Oct 8, 2014, 4:00-5:30pm, 5670 Haven Hall
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  • ISQM Workshop - Mel Stephens
    Estimating the Impacts of Program Benefits: Using Instrumental Variables with Underreported and Imputed Data
    Wed, Oct 22, 2014, 4:00-5:30pm, 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.    read more ...

 

Ron Inglehart Ron Inglehart Receives 2014 Dinerman Award from WAPOR    read more ...

Donald Kinder Donald Kinder Named Philip E. Converse Distinguished University Professor of Political Science   read more ...

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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