RCP Workshop

The Research in Comparative Politics (RCP) workshop serves as a forum for the presentation
of research by faculty and graduate students in comparative politics.

Organizers: Taylor Boas & Cornel Ban.

RCP 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.

Date Time Location Speaker Topic
November 7, 2016 12:00 121 Bay State Rd. Prerna
Singh
, Brown
How Ideas and Institutions Explain the Differential Control of
Disease in China and India
December 12, 2016 12:00 121 Bay State Rd. Johannes
Lindvall
, Lund Univ.
Economic Downturns, Political Competition, and State Capacity (paper
1)
(paper 2)
March 1, 2017 12:00 232 BSR, rm. 505 (African Studies) Cathie
Jo Martin
, BU
Imagine All the People: Literature, Society and Cross-National Variation in Education Systems
March 22, 2017 12:00 232 BSR, rm. 505 (African Studies) Gwyneth
McClendon
, Harvard
Religious Influences on Political Engagement: Insights from Sub-Saharan Africa
April 26, 2017 12:00 232 BSR, rm. 505 (African Studies) Taylor
Boas
, BU
Norms versus Action: Voting Against Malfeasance in Brazil