Spring 2012

Spring 2012 Workshops

Elect Your Own Employer! Endogenous Election Timing or Interest Group Advantage?

Michael Hartney (University of Notre Dame)

  • Date and Time: Friday, January 20, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 204 O’Shaughnessy Hall

Secular America? The Political Causes and Consequences of Growing Non-Religion in the United States

Geoff Layman and Dave Campbell (University of Notre Dame)

  • Date and Time: Friday, January 27, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 201 O’Shaughnessy Hall

Encouraging Bureaucratic Compliance with Civil Rights Laws: Field Experiments with Agencies Implementing the National Voter Registration Act

David Nickerson (University of Notre Dame)

  • Date and Time: Friday, February 3, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 204 O’Shaughnessy Hall

Politics in the Reigns of Saul and David

Paul Abramson (Michigan State University)

  • Date and Time: Friday, February 10, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 131 Decio Hall

The Role of Trust Companies in the Creation of Community Foundations

Marc Hardy (University of Notre Dame)

  • Date and Time: Friday, February 17, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 201 O’Shaughnessy Hall

Party Building by Community Building: Results from Two Experiments

Greg Shufelt (University of Notre Dame)

  • Date and Time: Friday, February 24, 2012 — 11:30am – 1:00pm
  • Place: 201 O’Shaughnessy Hall

Civic Nation: Voluntarism and the Governing of America

Elisabeth Clemens (Univ of Chicago)

  • Date and Time: Friday, March 2, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 119 O’Shaughnessy Hall

Special Interest: Teachers Unions and America’s Public Schools

Terry Moe (Stanford University)

  • Date and Time: Friday, March 9, 2012 — 12:00 to 1:30pm
  • Place: Remick Commons, Carole Sandner Hall

Research Roundtable

Geoff Layman, David Nickerson, Janay Cody, and Greg Shufelt

  • Date and Time: Friday, March 23, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 119 O’Shaughnessy Hall

The Future of the American Culture Wars

Jon Shields (Claremont McKenna College)

  • Date and Time: Friday, April 20, 2012 — 12:00pm
  • Place: 119 O’Shaughnessy Hall