Fall 2017


Fall 2017 – Wednesday Research Series

Date
Speaker
Presentation
September 20Research Talk by WAF:
Daniel DeCaro
Urban & Public Affairs, Psych & Brain Sciences,  University of Louisville
"Legal Design Principles for State-Reinforced Self-Governance"
Abstract/Bio
(Archived Live Stream)
September 27Research Summaries by Visiting Scholars, Postdocs, & Graduate StudentsResearch Summaries by Visiting Scholars, Postdocs, & Graduate Students
Flyer
October 4Thuy Nguyen
SPEA, IU Bloomington
"Does Firm Size Increase Corruption? Evidence from a Quasi-Experimental Design"
Abstract/Bio
October 11NO RESEARCH SERIESInstead, attend the Ostrom Memorial Lecture
October 18Manny Teodoro*
Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University
"Privatization as Political Decoupling: Water Conservation and the 2014–2017 California Drought"
Abstract/Bio
(Archived live stream)
October 25Marcela da S. Feital Benedetti *
Department of Sociology, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
"Climate Change and Human Displacement: A Sociological Contribution to Understand Transitional Societies"
Abstract/Bio
November 1Yuan (Daniel) Cheng
SPEA, Ostrom Research Awardee, IU Bloomington
"Nonprofit Spending and Government Provision of Public Services: Testing Theories of Government-Nonprofit Relationships"
Abstract/Bio
November 8Paulo Massoca
SPEA; Ostrom Research Awardee, IU Bloomington
"Reducing Tropical Deforestation through Local Collective Action in the Brazilian Amazon"
Abstract/Bio
November 15Jordan Blekking
Geography; Ostrom Research Awardee, IU Bloomington
"A Multi-Level Analysis of Household Food Security in Sub-Saharan Africa"
Abstract/Bio
November 22THANKSGIVING BREAK
November 29NO RESEARCH SERIES
December 6Julio Alberto Ramos Pastrana
Economics; Ostrom Fellow, IU Bloomington
"The Effects of Land Demarcation Systems on Agriculture in Nineteenth-Century California"
Abstract/Bio

* Denotes Ostrom Workshop Visiting Scholar