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News and Upcoming Events

Welcome to the Leitner Program!

The Program promotes research and teaching about the interactions between politics and economics around the world. It sponsors research by Yale faculty and students on topics in international and comparative political economy. It hosts seminars, conferences and workshops, and it brings visitors to Yale. In short, the Program serves as the center for research and teaching in the field of political economy on campus.

Ebonya Washington and Alexandre Debs

Leitner Political Economy Seminar

Mondays 12:00–1:30pmRoom 203 Luce Hall

February 3 (Tuesday)
Erik Wibbels, Duke University
“Political Networks and Public Goods: Evidence from Slums in India”
(joint with the Comparative Politics Workshop)

February 9
Paul Novosad, Dartmouth College
“Dirty Politics: Natural Resource Wealth and Politics in India”