Fall 2015 - Wednesday Research Series

Date

Speaker

Presentation

September 30Workshop Visiting Scholars and Graduate StudentsResearch Summaries
October 7Linda Kuil *
Center for Water Resource Systems, Vienna University of Technology
"Water Security, Food Security, or Both? A Socio-Hydrological Conceptualization of the Ng’iro Basin, Kenya"
October 14Paul McCord
PhD student, Department of Geography, IU Bloomington
"A Multilevel Inspection of Water Delivery and Well-Being within Smallholder-Operated Irrigation Systems in the Mount Kenya Region"
October 21Bernardo Mueller *
Department of Economics, University of Brasilia
"Beliefs, Institutions, and Development in a Coevolutionary Complex Adaptive System"
October 28David Endicott
PhD student, Department of Political Science, IU Bloomington
“Fiscal Federalism and Distributive Politics in India”
November 4NO PRESENTATION
November 11NO PRESENTATION
November 18Luke Shimek
PhD student, Public Policy, IU Bloomington
"A Multi-Method Exploration of Federalism and Party Competition as Causes of Bureaucratic Autonomy (Dissertation Prospectus)”
November 25NO PRESENTATION — THANKSGIVING RECESS
December 2Eoin O’Neill *
School of Architecture, Planning & Environmental Policy, University College Dublin
"Expanding the Horizons of Integrated Flood Risk Management: A Critical Analysis from an Irish Perspective"
December 9François-Michel Le Tourneau * 
National Center for Scientific Research, Universite Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris 3

"America’s Outbacks: Governing Vast Open Spaces in an Overpopulated Urban World"

* Indicates Ostrom Workshop Visiting Scholar