2013-14 Speakers

 Nita Rudra, University of Pittsburgh
"Democracies in a Conundrum? International Trade and Government Revenues in Developing Countries"

James Fearon, Stanford University
"How Persistent is Armed Conflict?"

Tana Johnson, Duke University
"Institutional Design Negotiations and the Leverage of International Bureaucrats"

Idean Salehyan, University of North Texas
"A House Divided: Threat Perception, Military Factionalism and Repression in Africa"

Alexandre Debs, Yale University
"An Economic Theory of Hegemonic War"

Alexander Thompson, The Ohio State University
"Why Do States Renegotiate International Agreements? The Case of Bilateral Investment Treaties"

Dara Cohen, Harvard University
"Explaining Rape During Civil War"