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

Eric Arias
Presentation Title
Patronage by Credit: International Sources of Patronage Politics
Start Date
09-24-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
296 Gibson Hall
Sabrina Karim
Presentation Title
How International Post-Conflict Reforms Improve Public Opinion of State Bureaucracies: Experimental Evidence with the Liberian National Police
Start Date
10-01-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson Hall 296
John Owen
Presentation Title
Divide and Conquer: Fifth Columns and Hybrid Warfare
Start Date
10-22-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson Hall 296
Rory Truex
Presentation Title
Repression in the China Field
Start Date
10-29-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson Hall 296
Anne Meng
Presentation Title
Tying the Big Man's Hands: From Personalized Rule to Institutionalized Regimes
Start Date
11-05-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson Hall 296
Jeff Kaplow
Presentation Title
The Changing Face of Nuclear Proliferation
Start Date
11-12-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson Hall 296
Laia Balcells
Presentation Title
Secessionist conflict and polarization: evidence from Catalonia
Start Date
12-03-2018
Start Time
12:15
End Time
1:30
Location
Gibson 296