Lansing B. Lee, Jr./Bankard Seminar in Global Politics

The Lansing B. Lee/Bankard Seminar in Global Politics is a year-long speaker series that features leading scholars in International Relations, Comparative Politics, and Political Economy.

Invited scholars present cutting-edge research and engage in lively debate with faculty and graduate students. The seminar is made possible through generous grants from the family of Lansing B. Lee, Jr. and the Bankard Fund for Political Economy at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Todd S. Sechser helms the program.

Spring 2018

Grigore Pop-Eleches
Presentation Title
Protest Participation and Attitude Change in Ukraine's Euromaidan Revolution
Start Date
01-29-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296
Rafaela Dancygier
Presentation Title
National Policies, Local Politics, and Citizenship Acquisition: Field Experiments with Elected Officials in Germany
Start Date
02-12-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296
Nick Miller
Presentation Title
Rival Hierarchies and the Origins of Nuclear Technology Sharing
Start Date
02-19-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296
Allen Hicken
Presentation Title
Brokers, Social Networks, Reciprocity and Clientelism
Start Date
02-26-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296
Kanisha Bond
Presentation Title
Rebel Legitimacy and Wartime Civilian Victimization
Start Date
03-19-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296
Kimuli Kasara
Presentation Title
Bureaucratic Capacity and Class Voting: Evidence from Across the World and the United States
Start Date
04-16-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296
Nisha Fazal
Presentation Title
Life and Limb: New Estimates of Casualty Aversion in the US
Start Date
04-25-2018
Start Time
10:00
End Time
11:30
Location
Gibson 296
Alberto Simpser
Presentation Title
When Do Sensitive Survey Questions Elicit Truthful Answers? Theory and Evidence with Application to the RRT and the List Experiment
Start Date
04-30-2018
Start Time
12:00
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296