2013 - 2014 Severyns-Ravenholt Talks
Spring Quarter 2014
Jared Rubin, Chapman
"Endogenous Political Legitimacy: The English Reformation and the Institutional
Foundation of Limited Government" (co-authored with Avner Greif)
Grad student discussant: Daniel Yoo, UW
Christopher Blattman, Columbia
"Can Employment Reduce Lawlessness and Rebellion? Experimental Evidence from an Agricultural Intervention in a Fragile State" (co-authored with Jeannie Annan)
Grad student discussant: Amanda Clayton, UW
Milli Lake, Ph.D. candidate, UW
"Violence by other means: Reproducing violent practice through post-conflict human
Faculty discussant: James Long, UW
Winter Quarter 2014
David Leblang, UVA
"Harnessing the Diaspora: The Political Economy of Migrant Dual Citizenship"
Grad student discussant: Joannie Tremblay-Boire, UW
Jens Hainmueller, Stanford
"Does Direct Democracy Hurt Immigrant Minorities? Evidence from Naturalization
Decisions in Switzerland"
Grad student discussant: Jeremy Dashiell, UW
Mar. 14, 12:00-1:20pm, Dempsey Hall 002
Kendra Dupuy, Ph.D. candidate, UW
"Community Development Requirements in Mining Laws, 1993-2012"
Faculty discussant: Mary Kay Gugerty, Evans School, UW
Autumn Quarter 2013
He Weifang, Peking University
"The Chongqing Story and the Rule of Law in China"
Jesse Driscoll, UC San Diego
"Exiting Anarchy: Militia Politics after the Post-Soviet Wars"
Grad student discussant: Aaron Erlich, UW
Olson Room (Gowen 1A), 12:00pm - 1:20pm
Carolina Johnson, Ph.D. candidate, UW
"Engaging Democracy: Information and Agendas in Participatory Budgeting Reforms"
Faculty discussant: Stephen Page, UW