piep2017

RESEARCH GROUP ON POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS AND ECONOMIC POLICY
Ostrom Workshop, 513 N. Park, IU Bloomington

SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017

Organizers: Lee J. Alston and Federica Carugati

* Please note: This conference is by invitation only *


AGENDA

8:00–9:00 am

Breakfast and Introductions

9:00–11:00 am

“Do Black Politicians Matter?” [Abstract]
Trevon Logan (Ohio State University)

Discussants:
Anna Harvey (New York University)
Melissa Thomasson (Miami University)

11:00–11:30 am

Refreshment Break

11:30 am–1:30 pm

“A Theory of Conservative Revivals” [Abstract]
Jared Rubin (Chapman University)

Discussants:
Luis Martinez (University of Chicago)
Barry Weingast (Stanford University

1:30–3:00 pm

Lunch

3:00–5:00 pm

“Economic Shocks, Targeted Transfers, and Local Public Goods: Evidence from US Shale Gas Boom” [Abstract]
Hye Young You (Vanderbilt University)

Discussants:
Victor Menaldo (University of Washington)
Kenneth Richards (Indiana University Bloomington)

6:30 pm

Dinner (location TBD)