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Save the Date: Torun Dewan

Workshop

Speaker(s)

Torun Dewan, London School of Economics

Date and Time

April 24, 2017 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Location

Graham Stuart LoungeDepartment of Political Science, Encina Hall West, 616 Serra St., Room 400, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305

Torun Dewan is a political scientist at the London School of Economics. His main research is in political economy and in the formal and empirical analysis of decision making in political parties, legislatures and executives. Amongst other issues he has looked at how cabinets structure the incentives of ministers, how leadership acts as a coordinating focal point, how political parties aggregate dispersed information, and how elections provide incentives for policy experimentation.

 

This seminar is part of the Comparative Politics Workshop in the Department of Political Science and is co-sponsored by The Europe Center.