Fall 2017 Political Science Speaker Series

Faculty and students are invited to a series of Wednesday talks at lunch hour, 12:00-1:00. Sessions occur in Behavioral Sciences Building (BSB) Room 1115 unless otherwise noted. Graduate students will get the first crack in the Q and A.


September 27, 2017
Dan Slater, University of Michigan

 "Democracy through Strength:
Asia's Development and Democratization"

BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00



October 11, 2017
Traci Burch, Northwestern University
"Policing and Political Participation"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00



October 25, 2017
Seung-Whan Choi, University of Illinois at Chicago
"Terrorism and Immigration Policy"
BSB 1115. 12:00-1:00


November 8, 2017
Vincent Mahler, Loyola University
"Income Inequality and Government Redistribution: The United States in Comparative Perspective"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00

November 15, 2017

Rachel Weber, University of Illinois at Chicago
"Austerity Politics and the Twilight of Economic Development Incentives"
BSB 1115, 12:00-1:00