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Conference: “Fat Politics, Lean Politics: Political Survival in Good and Bad Economic Times”

4 March 2016 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

European Union CenterThis conference will bring together scholars from diverse regions of the world who will contribute to understanding the connections between voters and political parties during economic downturns and economic takeoffs, both in developed and developing economies. This conference will lead to a special edition of the journal Electoral Studies.

Conference speakers: 

Ernesto Calvo, University of Maryland
Harold Clarke, UT Dallas
Martial Foucault, Sciences Po, Paris
Timothy Hellwig, Indiana University Bloomington
Stephen Kaplan, George Washington University
Mark Kayser, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin
Katsunori Seki, University of Mannheim, Germany
Matt Singer, University of Connecticut
Guy Whitten, Texas A&M University
Giancarlo Visconti, Columbia University
Liz Zechmeister, Vanderbilt University

Sponsored by: European Union Center, Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University
Supporting the Texas A&M University Grand Challenges “Strengthening Democracy” Initiative

Details

Date:
4 March 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

European Union Center
Phone:
979-862-4588
Email:
annklaus@tamu.edu
Website:
eucenter.tamu.edu

Venue

2115 Allen Bldg
5744 Research Parkway
College Station, United States
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Phone:
979-845-2511