Robert Pressel, a PO BA/MA student graduating this year, was selected to...
The Research in American & Comparative (RAC) politics workshop serves as a forum for the presentation of research by faculty and graduate students in American and comparative politics. For graduate students, RAC is also an opportunity to hear and present practice job talks, dissertation chapters, and conference papers and to learn about professional engagement via formal discussion duties.
RAC will be held at the time, date and location noted below. Papers will be available prior to the presentation on this page by clicking on the topic title below.
|October, 23 2015||12:00||232 Bay State Rd 312B||Jonathan Ladd, Georgetown||Party Polarization, Ideological Sorting and the Emergence of the Partisan Gender Gap|
|November 6, 2015||12:00||232 Bay State Rd 312B||Regina Bateson, MIT||Finding Meaning in Politics: Victims, Loss, and Activism|
|February, 5 2016||12:00||232 Bay State Rd 312B||Emily Thorson, Boston College||Identifying and Correcting Substantive Economic Misperceptions in the American Public|
|Feb 26, 2016||12:00||232 Bay Sate Rd 312B||Marco Hauptmeier, Cardiff Business School|
|April 15, 2016||12:00||232 Bay Sate Rd 312B||Jeffrey Berry, Tufts||The Outrage Industry|
|April 29, 2016||12:00||232 Bay State Rd 312B||David Lewis, Vanderbilt||Political Control and the Presidential Spending Power|
RAC welcomes colleagues and students from the greater Boston University academic community at all our workshops. Please join us for the events scheduled above.
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For a list of previous RAC presentations, please visit the RAC Archive.