2008-09 Speakers

James Vreeland, Yale University
“Does membership on the UN Security Council influence IMF decisions?”

Shanker Satyanath, New York University
“The Economic Consequences of US Interventions: An Empirical Inquiry”

Rawi Abdelal, Harvard Business School
“The Rise of Gazprom: Politics and Pipelines Between Russia and Europe”

Gary Bass, Princeton University
“The Origins of Humanitarian Intervention”

Kenneth Scheve, Yale University
“The Conscription of Wealth: Mass Warfare and the Demand for Progressive Taxation”

Allan Stam, University of Michigan
“A New Understanding of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide”
http://web.mac.com/christiandavenport/iWeb/Site%207/GenoDynamics.html

Nicholas Sambanis, Yale University
“Explaining the Demand for Sovereignty”

Peter D. Feaver, Duke University
“Rethinking Iraq: Anatomy of the Surge”

Matthew Levendusky and Michael Horowitz, The University of Pennsylvania
“The (Non-) Partisan Logic of Audience Costs”